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Noun1.azadirachtin - insecticideazadirachtin - insecticide        
neem seed - seed of neem trees; source of pesticides and fertilizer and medicinal products
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
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Azadirachtin, an active ingredient used in TreeAzin, is derived from neem tree seeds in India.
Simultaneous quantification of azadirachtin and 3-tigloylazadirachtol in Brazilian seeds and oil of Azadirachta indica: application to quality control and marketing.
Tenders are invited for supply of pesticides of followin Sulfosulfuron 75% WG Conforming to relevant standards of CIB ,Metribuzin 70% WP Conforming to relevant standards of CIB ,Aluminium Phosphide 56% BIS marked 1S:6438:1980, Thiram 75% WS BIS Marked IS: 4766:1982, Metsulfuron Methyl 20% WP Conforming to relevant standards of OB , Azadirachtin 0.
The neem tree is no different, and one of its active compounds is azadirachtin, found in the oil of its seeds.
Azadirachtin is one of isolated compounds from neem with wide applications in herbal medicine, healthcare products and pesticides [6, 7].
Efficacy of nucleopolyhydro virus (NPV) and azadirachtin on Spodoptera litura Fabricius (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
Neem oil has low mammalian toxicity, while possessing biologically active compounds, such as azadirachtin and other limonoids (Kraus 1995).
Evaluation of azadirachtin for control of the red palm weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Oliver) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
Acaricidal effects of cardiac glycosides, azadirachtin and neem oil against the camel tick, Hyalomma dromedaril (Acari: Ixodidae) .
Thomas L and BI Murray Insect growth regulating effects of neem extract and azadirachtin on aphids.
Supported by increasing demand, azadirachtin sees promising market prospect in China.