isopropyl 4,4'-dichlorobenzilate

isopropyl 4,4′-dichlorobenzilate

[¦ī·sə¦prō·pəl ¦fȯr ¦fȯr‚prīm dī‚klȯr·ō′ben·zə‚lāt]
(organic chemistry)
C17H16O3Cl2 A white powder with a melting point of 70-72°C; solubility in water is less than 10 parts per million at 20°C; used as a miticide for spider mites on apple and pear trees.
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