Insecticide vs Dicrotophos - What's the difference?

insecticide | dicrotophos |


As nouns the difference between insecticide and dicrotophos

is that insecticide is a substance used to kill insects while dicrotophos is an organophosphate acetylcholinesterase inhibitor used as an insecticide.

insecticide

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A substance used to kill insects.
  • * 2009 , Handbook of Pesticides: Methods of Pesticide Residues Analysis (ISBN 1420082477)
  • The dried seed powder of custard apple (Annona squamosa'' L; family: ''Annonaceae ) has been used as an insecticide in India and many other tropical countries since ancient times.

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    dicrotophos

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia dicrotophos)
  • An organophosphate acetylcholinesterase inhibitor used as an insecticide.