amino carb

aminocarb

[uh-mee-noh-kahrb, am-uh-noh-]
noun Chemistry.
a crystalline compound, C 11 H 16 N 2 O 2 , used as a nonsystemic insecticide on various food crops and forest growth.

Origin:
amino- + carb(amate), components of the full chemical name

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