Definition

A wide spectrum aliphatic organophosphate insecticide widely used for both domestic and commercial agricultural purposes.

Description

Malathion is an organophosphate parasympathomimetic which binds irreversibly to cholinesterase. Malathion is an insecticide of relatively low human toxicity.

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