devrinol

devrinol

[′dev·rə‚nȯl]
(organic chemistry)
C17H21O2N A brown solid with a melting point of 68.5-70.5°C; slight solubility in water; used as a herbicide for crops. Also known as 2-(α-naphthoxy)-N,N-diethylpropionamide.
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Products containing devrinol are labeled for use on dahlias, gladiolus, and narcissus.