oxycarboxin

oxycarboxin

[¦äk·sē·kär′bäk·sən]
(organic chemistry)
C12H13NO4S An off-white, crystalline compound with a melting point of 127.5-130°C; used to control rust disease in greenhouse carnations. Also known as 5,6-dihydro-2-methyl-1,4-oxathiin-3-carboxanilide-4,4-dioxide.
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Inoculated plots were sprayed with Plantvax (oxycarboxin; 5,6-dihydro-2-methyl-N-phenyl-1,4-Oxathiin-3-carboxamide 4,4-dioxide; Dhanuka Group, New Delhi, India) several times during the growing season to prevent rust infection.