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ferbam

[fur-bam] /ˈfɜr bæm/
noun, Chemistry
1.
an iron carbamate, C 9 H 18 FeN 3 S 6 , used chiefly as a fungicide for protecting certain farm crops.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; fer(ric dimethyl dithiocar)bam(ate)
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ferbam

/ˈfɜːbæm/
noun
1.
a black slightly water-soluble fluffy powder used as a fungicide. Formula: [(CH3)2NCSS]3Fe
Word Origin
C20: from fer(ric dimethyldithiocar)bam(ate)
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