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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
the generic name for octamethyl pyrophosphora-mide; the chemical formula is [(CH3)2N]2POOP [N(CH3)2]2. Schradan is an insecticide against mites and insects that feed on citrus fruits, mulberry trees, and other commercially valuable plants.
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