elliptone

elliptone

an insecticidal substance, other than rotenone, found in derris root.
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Comparison of the bioactivity of elliptone and rotenone against several agricultural insect pests.
Moreover, the results strongly indicate that ethanol might have the ability to extract other constituents such as deguelin, elliptone and toxicarol as compared to acetone (polarity of 5.