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diethyltoluamide

[dahy-eth-uh l-tol-yoo-uh-mahyd, -mid] /daɪˌɛθ əlˈtɒl yu əˌmaɪd, -mɪd/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a liquid, C 12 H 17 NO, used as an insect repellent and resin solvent.
Compare Deet.
Origin
di-1 + ethyl + tolu + amide
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  • diethyltoluamide-containing insect repellent: adverse effects in world-wide use.

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