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diuron

[ dahy-uh-ron ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˌrɒn /

noun

a white crystalline substance, C9H10Cl2N2O, used as a weed-killer.

Nearby words

diurnal, diurnal arc, diurnal circle, diurnal motion, diurnal parallax, diuron, div, div., div. in par. aeq., diva, divagate

Origin of diuron

1955–60; di(chlorophenyl) + (dimethyl)ur(ea) + -on1
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