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Medical Term:

calcium carbimide

 

Definition: a fertilizer and weed seed killer that also exhibits antithyroid activity; like disulfiram, it impairs ethanol metabolism; workers in cyanamide-producing plants exhibit systemic symptoms (“Monday-morning illness”) after ingestion of alcohol.

Synonym(s): calcium cyanamide

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