propanil

[proh-puh-nil]

noun Chemistry.

a postemergence herbicide, C9H9Cl2NO, used for weed control on potatoes, rice, and other crop plants.

Nearby words

  1. propagule,
  2. propagulum,
  3. propane,
  4. propanedioic,
  5. propanedioic acid,
  6. propanoic acid,
  7. propanol,
  8. propantheline bromide,
  9. proparoxytone,
  10. propecia

Origin of propanil


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