Definition of gammexane in English:

gammexane

(also Gammexan, gammexan, Gammexane)

noun

  • Lindane.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in The Times. From gamm- + -exane, elements of the systematic name gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane.

Pronunciation

gammexane

/ɡaˈmɛkseɪn//ˈɡamɛkseɪn/