dichlorvos

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di·chlor·vos

 (dī-klôr′vōs′, -vəs)
n.
A volatile toxic organophosphorous pesticide, C4H7Cl2O4P, used as a fumigant and veterinary parasiticide.

[di- + chlor(o)- + v(inyl) + (ph)os(phate).]

dichlorvos

(daɪˈklɔːvɒs; daɪˈklɔːvəʊs)
n
an organophosphate insecticide used to control garden and household pests and to treat worm infections
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