naled

[ ney-led ]
/ ˈneɪ lɛd /

noun Chemistry.

a synthetic insecticide and miticide, C4H7Br2Cl2O4, having relatively low toxicity to mammals.

Origin of naled

First recorded in 1960–65; generic name of uncertain origin
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