maneb

[ man-eb ]
/ ˈmæn ɛb /

noun Chemistry.

a carbamate fungicide, C4H6MnN2S4, used for control of numerous crop diseases.

QUIZZES

CAN YOU FEEL THE WEAL WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ?

Did you collect all of last week’s words, but eftsoons forget what they mean? Don’t worry, we’re here to jog your memory. See how many words from the week of May 18 to 24 you can get right!
Question 1 of 7
weal

Origin of maneb

1975–80; probably man(ganous) e(thylene) b(is)-, components of the chemical name; cf. zineb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020