dichlorprop


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dichlorprop

[dī′klȯr‚präp]
(organic chemistry)
C9H8Cl2O3 A colorless, crystalline solid with a melting point of 117-118°C; used as a herbicide and fumigant for brush control on rangeland and rights-of-way. Abbreviated 2,4-DP.
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Biotransformation of 4-chlorophenoxyacetic acid leads to the formation of 4-chlorophenol and photodegradation of dichlorprop and 2,4-D causes the formation of 2-chlorophenol, 4-chlorophenol and 2,4-dichlorophe-nol.
Fruit size improvement in 'Common Clementine' mandarin by using dichlorprop.
Selective herbicides such as 2,4-D, mecoprop, dichlorprop, dicamba, triclopyr, and clopyralid are commonly used to control broadleaf weeds.
1996; 2,4-D, dichlorprop [([+ or -])-2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)propanoic acid], and dicamba on 27 March; and DCPA on 11 Apr.
This was especially evident, Lewis notes, in soils treated with longer-lived pesticides: the insecticide ruelene and the weed killer dichlorprop.
Higher correlations between spouses and applicators were observed for several additional herbicides, including dichlorprop (r = 0.
There was a more than 50% detection frequency for the herbicides atrazine, bentazone, dichlorprop, ethofumesate, MCPA, mecoprop, metazachlor, and terbuthyazine in the water samples.