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Meaning of DEFOLIANT

Pronunciation:  dee'fowleeunt

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  a chemical that is sprayed on plants and causes their leaves to fall off
 

DEFOLIANT is a 9 letter word that starts with D.

 

 See Also: chemical compound, compound

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: acaricide, anthelmintic, antibiotic, antiseptic, bug bomb, carbamate insecticide, chemosterilant, chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticide, contact poison, disinfectant, eradicant, fumigant, fungicide, germicide, herbicide, insect powder, insecticide, microbicide, miticide, organic chlorine, organic phosphate insecticide, pesticide, poison, rat poison, roach paste, roach powder, rodenticide, stomach poison, systemic, systemic insecticide, toxic, toxicant, toxin, venin, venom, vermicide, virus, weed killer
 

 

 

 

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