Definición de resmethrin en Inglés

resmethrin

Pronunciación /ˈrɛzmɪθrɪn/

nombre

  • A synthetic pyrethroid compound widely used as an insecticide, especially in sprays.

    Chemical name: (5-benzyl-3-furyl)methyl 2,2-dimethyl-3-(2-methylpropenyl)cyclopropanecarboxylate; C₂₂H₂₆O₃.

Origen

1970s; earliest use found in The Times. From the initial letters of Rothamsted Experimental Station, Harpenden, England + meth- + -rin, after pyrethrin.