Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

TEPP

Chemistry.

tetraethyl pyrophosphate

noun, Chemistry.
1.
a colorless to amber, hygroscopic, poisonous liquid, (C 2 H 5) 4 P 2 O 7 , used as an insecticide and as a rodenticide.
Also called TEPP.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for TEPP
Historical Examples
TEPP in Medicine

TEPP (tē'ē-pē'pē')
n.
Tetraethyl pyrophosphate; a crystalline organophosphorus compound that inhibits the action of acetylcholinesterase and is used as a stimulant of the parasympathetic nervous system.

tetraethyl pyrophosphate n.
TEPP.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for tepp

Word Value for TEPP

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends