Deet

Deet

[deet]
Chemistry, Trademark.
a brand of diethyltoluamide.
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DEET (diːt)
 
n acronym for
diethyl(meta)toluamide; an insect repellent

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deet   (dēt)  Pronunciation Key 
A colorless, oily liquid that has a mild odor and is used as an insect repellent. Its chemical name is diethyl toluamide. Chemical formula: C12H17NO.
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DEET
  1. diethyl toluamide

  2. n-diethyltoluamide

  3. N,N-diethyl-m-toluamine

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