acephatemet

acephatemet

[as·ə′fāt·mət]
(organic chemistry)
CH3OCH3SPONH2 A white, crystalline solid with a melting point of 39-41°C; limited solubility in water; used as an insecticide to control cutworms and borers on vegetables.
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