dichlorvos definition

  • noun:
    • A nonpersistent organophosphorous pesticide, C4H7O4Cl2P, of reduced toxicity to people.
    • an extremely volatile organophosphate, 2,2-dichlorovinyl dimethyl phosphate (DDVP), widely used as a fumigant to manage family insects and protect kept item from insects.
    • A nonpersistent organophosphorous pesticide, C4H7O4Cl2P, of reduced poisoning to humans.
    • an extremely volatile organophosphate, 2,2-dichlorovinyl dimethyl phosphate (DDVP), trusted as a fumigant to manage home bugs also to protect stored item from bugs.

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