Naphthalic


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Naph`tha´lic


a.1.(Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or related to, naphthalene; - formerly used to denote any one of a series of acids derived from naphthalene, and called naphthalene acids, now specifically referring to 1,8-naphthalenedicaboxylic acid, C12H8O4.
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For example, the safener naphthalic anhydride has been shown to induce cytochrome P450 activation and enhance conversion of bensulfuron-methyl to 4-hydroxy-bensulfuron-methyl in rice (Deng and Hatzios, 2003).
Gibberrelic Acid, Ethrel Naphthalic Acetic Acid (NAA) and Cycocel (CCC) were used for foliar application with water spray and control (no spray) makes total 10 treatment viz.