Translation of organophosphate in Spanish:


fosfato orgánico, n.

Pronunciation /ɔːˈɡanəʊˌfɒsfeɪt//ˌɔrɡənəˈfɑsfeɪt//ɔːˌɡənəʊˈfɒsfeɪt/


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    fosfato orgánico masculine
    • She remains convinced the cause was organophosphates in sheep dip.
    • Like a good many other people I still believe that organophosphates have a lot to answer for.
    • The symptoms of poisoning by organophosphates progress through several stages.
    • Regarding organophosphates, the only difference found was in Hungary, where the percentage use was higher.
    • I believe the leaking of organophosphates out into the wider community must lie with the farmers.
    • Exposure to some pesticides, particularly the organophosphates, destroys important enzymes in the nervous system.
    • Evidence is emerging that children may be particularly vulnerable to the effects of organophosphates.
    • In 5 patients the compound ingested could not be identified but was probably an organophosphate.
    • A case in point is organophosphates, infamous for their devastating effects on the central nervous system.
    • Scientists from Manchester University studied an enzyme found in blood which is responsible for breaking down an organophosphate used in sheep dip.
    • Organophosphates are also used in the most common types of chemical weapons.
    • The Edinburgh-based Institute of Occupational Medicine has reported nerve damage among farm workers exposed to organophosphates.
    • Organophosphates act like a nerve gas, paralyzing the nervous system of the flea.
    • David Johnson, a neuropsychologist with the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh, believes sperm can be genetically damaged by organophosphates.
    • Each year organophosphates poison thousands of humans throughout the world, causing hundreds of deaths.
    • Blain described central and peripheral nervous system effects associated with low-level exposures to organophosphates.
    • I am aware that this is a legal action to do with organophosphates in sheep dip.
    • I just want to describe, when we talk about nerve agents, we are specifically talking about a special compound known as organophosphates.
    • It works on the nervous system in a similar way to organophosphates.
    • At no time did Mr Stoker experience symptoms consistent with acute poisoning with organophosphates.