Maleic hydrazide | definition of maleic hydrazide by Medical dictionary
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used experimentally to control the growth of grass without killing it. May cause vomiting in dogs walking in the grass.
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Bhat KL, Saleem T and A Bushan Effect of ethrel, maleic hydrazide
and gibberellic acid on growth, yield and quality of watermelon (Citrullus lanatus Thumb.
is commonly applied to discourage offshoot growth.