[ ahr-suh-nahyt ]
/ ˈɑr səˌnaɪt /
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a salt or ester of arsenous acid.
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The Terchloride, and the Arsenite of Potash, are the preparations most frequently employed.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
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British Dictionary definitions for arsenite
/ (ˈɑːsɪˌnaɪt) /
a salt or ester of arsenous acid, esp a salt containing the ion A 5 O 3 3–
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