Definition of Disulfoton

1. Noun. A highly toxic organothiophosphate insecticide and acaricide, ''O,O-diethyl S-2-ethylthioethyl phosphorodithioate'' ¹



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Definition of Disulfoton

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Medical Definition of Disulfoton

1. An organothiophosphate insecticide. Pharmacological action: insecticide, organothiophosphate. Chemical name: Phosphorodithioic acid, O,O-diethyl S-(2-(ethylthio)ethyl) ester (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Disulfoton

disulfid
disulfide
disulfide bond
disulfide bonds
disulfide bridge
disulfide bridges
disulfides
disulfids
disulfiram
disulfirams
disulfite
disulfites
disulfoglucosamine-6-sulfatase
disulfonate
disulfonated
disulfoton (current term)
disulfotons
disulfur
disulfuric
disulfuryl
disulfuryls
disulphane
disulphanes
disulphate
disulphates
disulphide
disulphide bond
disulphide bridge
disulphides
disulphiram

Literary usage of Disulfoton

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1. IPM and Biological Control of Plant Pests: Field Crops: Bibliography January by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"The efficacy and cost effectiveness of in-furrow applications of disulfoton and phorate as alternatives to planting date modification and plant resistance ..."

2. Health Consequences of Smoking: Nicotine Addiction a Report of the Surgeon by C. Everett Koop, M.D., DIANE Publishing Company (1988)
"By treating rats chronically with the acetylcholinesterase inhibitor disulfoton, Costa and Murphy (1983) have found a decrease in rat brain 3H-nicotine ..."

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