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phosphamidon

[ fos-fam-i-don ]
/ fɒsˈfæm ɪˌdɒn /
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noun Chemistry.
a systemic and contact insecticide, C10H19ClNO5P, used against beetles, aphids, mites, and other crop pests.
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Origin of phosphamidon

1955–60; perhaps phosph(ate) + amide + -on1
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