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arsine

[ ahr-seen, ahr-seen, -sin ]
/ 蓱r藞sin, 藞蓱r sin, -s瑟n /
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noun Chemistry.
Also called ar路se路niu路ret路ted hy路dro路gen [ahr-sen-yuh-ret-id hahy-druh-juhn, 鈥see-nyuh鈥怾 /蓱r藞s蓻n y蓹藢r蓻t 瑟d 藞ha瑟 dr蓹 d蕭蓹n, 鈥愃坰i ny蓹鈥/ . a colorless, flammable, slightly water-soluble gas, AsH3, having a fetid, garliclike odor, used in chemical warfare.
any derivative of this compound in which one or more hydrogen atoms are replaced by organic groups.
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Origin of arsine

First recorded in 1875鈥80; ars(enic) + -ine2
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British Dictionary definitions for arsine

arsine
/ (藞蓱藧si藧n) /

noun
a colourless poisonous gas used in the manufacture of organic compounds, to dope transistors, and as a military poisonous gas. Formula: AsH 3
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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