organophosphate


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or·gan·o·phos·phate

 (ôr′gə-nō-fŏs′fāt, ôr-găn′ə-)
n.
Any of several organic compounds containing phosphate, some of which are used as fertilizers and pesticides.

or′gan·o·phos′phate adj.

organophosphate

(ɔːˌɡænəʊˈfɒsfeɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any of a group of organic compounds containing phosphate groups and used as a pesticide

or•ga•no•phos•phate

(ˌɔr gə noʊˈfɒs feɪt, ɔrˌgæn ə-)

n.
any of a variety of organic compounds that contain phosphorus and often have intense neurotoxic activity.
[1945–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.organophosphate - an insecticide that interferes with an insect's nervous system
chlorpyrifos - a common organophosphate insecticide
insect powder, insecticide - a chemical used to kill insects
Translations

organophosphate

[ɔːˌgənəʊˈfɒsfeɪt] Norganofosfato m

organophosphate

[ɔːrˌgænəʊˈfɒsfeɪt] norganophosphoré morgan transplant ngreffe f d'organe

organophosphate

nOrganophosphat nt

organophosphate

n organofosforado
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have noted an error in Figure 2 of their paper, "Urinary Concentrations of Organophosphate Flame Retardant Metabolites and Pregnancy Outcomes among Women Undergoing in Vitro Fertilization.
Objective: Our aim in this retrospective study was to determine the factors affecting poor prognosis and mortality of organophosphate (OP) poisoning by reviewing patient data.
In this paper, we present the case of a 27-year-old male patient who was admitted to our clinic with bilateral drop foot and spastic paraplegia after the ingestion of organophosphate (chlorpyrifos) and diagnosed with organophosphate induced delayed neuropathy (OPIDN).
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Objective: To investigate the relationship between clinical and demographic characteristics and mortality in patients with organophosphate poisoning.
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