cacodylic acid

  1. a colorless, crystalline, deliquescent, poisonous solid, (CH3)2AsOOH, used chiefly in the manufacture of dyes and as an herbicide.

Origin of cacodylic acid

First recorded in 1840–50

Words Nearby cacodylic acid Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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