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amidinohydrazone

[am-i-dee-noh-hahy-druh-zohn] /ˌæm ɪˌdi noʊˈhaɪ drəˌzoʊn/
noun
1.
any of a group of pesticides, originally developed as antimalarial and antitubercular drugs, that impair cell respiration in cockroaches, red ants, and other insects.
Origin
shortening and alteration of the chemical name
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