agrichemical

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ag·ri·chem·i·cal

 (ăg′rĭ-kĕm′ĭ-kəl)
n.
Variant of agrochemical.
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agrichemical

(ˈæɡrɪˌkɛmɪkəl)
n
a chemical used in agriculture
adj
of both an agricultural and chemical nature
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