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benomyl

[ben-uh-mil] /ˈbɛn ə mɪl/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
a toxic compound, C 14 H 18 N 4 O 3 , derived from carbamate and benzimidizole, used as a fungicide and miticide.
Origin of benomyl
1965-1970
First recorded in 1965-70; ben(z)o- + m(eth)yl
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benomyl

/ˈbɛnəmɪl/
noun
1.
a fungicide, derived from imidazole, used on cereal and fruit crops: suspected of being carcinogenic
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