Meaning of diethyltoluamide

di•eth•yl•tol•u•a•mide

Pronunciation: (dī-eth"ul-tol'y-u-mīd", -mid), [key]
— n. Chem.
  1. a liquid, CHNO, used as an insect repellent and resin solvent. Cf. Deet.
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