diethyltoluamide

[dahy-eth-uh l-tol-yoo-uh-mahyd, -mid]

noun Chemistry.

a liquid, C12H17NO, used as an insect repellent and resin solvent.

Nearby words

  1. diethylcarbamazine citrate,
  2. diethylene glycol,
  3. diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid,
  4. diethylpropion,
  5. diethylstilbestrol,
  6. diethyltryptamine,
  7. dietician,
  8. dietitian,
  9. dietl's crisis,
  10. dietrich

Compare Deet.

Origin of diethyltoluamide


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