Definition of mipafox in English:

mipafox

Pronunciation /ˈmɪpəfɒks/

noun

Chemistry
  • An organophosphorus compound used as an insecticide and acaricide; N,N′-diisopropyl phosphorodiamidofluoridate, [(CH₃)₂ CHNH]₂ POF.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Recommended Common Names for Pesticides. Acronym from the initial letters of the chemical name bis(mono-isopropylamino)fluorophosphine oxide.