neonicotinoid

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neo- +‎ nicotinoid (neo- +‎ nicotine +‎ -oid)

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neonicotinoid (plural neonicotinoids)

  1. Any of a certain class of insecticides that act on the central nervous system in a similar way to nicotine.

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