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aminocarb

[ uh-mee-noh-kahrb, am-uh-noh- ]
/ əˈmi noʊˌkɑrb, ˈæm ə noʊ- /
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noun Chemistry.

a crystalline compound, C11H16N2O2, used as a nonsystemic insecticide on various food crops and forest growth.

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Origin of aminocarb

amino- + carb(amate), components of the full chemical name
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