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Medical Term:

dimethyl-1-carbomethoxy-1-propen-2-yl phosphate

Pronunciation: di-meth'il-kar'bo-me-thoks'e pro-pen'il fos'fat

Definition: An organic phosphorus compound used as a systemic poison for the extermination of such pests as mites, aphids, and houseflies.

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