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.
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.
An organophosphate acetylcholinesterase inhibitor used as an insecticide.