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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A colorless and odorless toxic oil used as an insecticide.

Usage examples (39)
  • MR. BAKER: That's true, particularly with parathion.
  • Wouldn't want to risk parathion contaminated with melamine!
  • Do not handle plants within one day of using methyl parathion.
  • Dipterex, Azodrin (Nuvacron), or methyl parathion injury on sorghum for more
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