dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane

[ dahy-klawr-oh-dahy-fen-l-trahy-klawr-oh-eth-eyn, dahy-klohr-oh-dahy-fen-l-trahy-klohr- ]
/ daɪˌklɔr oʊ daɪˌfɛn l traɪˌklɔr oʊˈɛθ eɪn, daɪˌkloʊr oʊ daɪˌfɛn l traɪˌkloʊr- /

noun Chemistry.

Origin of dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane

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British Dictionary definitions for dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane

dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane

/ (daɪˌklɔːrəʊdaɪˌfiːnaɪltraɪˌklɔːrəʊˈiːθeɪn, -nɪl-, -ˌfɛn-) /

noun

the full name for DDT

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Medicine definitions for dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane

dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane

[ dī-klôr′ō-dī-fĕn′əl-trī-klôr′ō-ĕthān′, -fē′nəl- ]

n.

DDT.

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