a colorless to amber, hygroscopic, poisonous liquid, (C 2 H 5) 4 P 2 O 7 , used as an insecticide and as a rodenticide.
Tetraethyl pyrophosphate; a crystalline organophosphorus compound that inhibits the action of acetylcholinesterase and is used as a stimulant of the parasympathetic nervous system.
tetraethyl pyrophosphate n.
noun 1. a Japanese dish of meat and vegetables stir-fried on, and eaten from, a hot steel plate that forms the centre of a table
[tey-kuh n-dah-muh, tey-] /ˈteɪ kənˈdɑ mə, ˌteɪ-/ noun 1. a waterfall in central Colombia, on the Bogota River, SW of Bogota. 515 feet (157 meters) high.
noun 1. a strong liquor from Mexico, distilled from fermented mash of an agave. 2. the plant itself, Agave tequilana. noun 1. a spirit that is distilled in Mexico from an agave plant and forms the basis of many mixed drinks 2. the plant, Agave tequilana, from which this drink is made
adverb 1. (in prescriptions) three times. 1. a combining form meaning “thrice,” used in the formation of compound words: tercentennial. 1. (in prescriptions) rub. 1. terrace. 2. territorial. 3. territory. combining form 1. three, third, or three times: tercentenary Ter. 1. terrace 2. territory