Definition of nabam in English:

nabam

Pronunciation /ˈneɪbam/

noun

Chemistry
  • A water-soluble powder which is a fungicide formerly sprayed on the leaves of plants but now applied to soil to protect against certain root rots; disodium ethylenebisdithiocarbamate, (NaS·CS·NH·CH ₂ —) ₂.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Phytopathology. From Na + -bam-.