ethyldichloroarsine

[ eth-uh l-dahy-klawr-oh-ahr-seen, -klohr- ]
/ ˌɛθ əl daɪˌklɔr oʊˈɑr sin, -ˌkloʊr- /

noun Chemistry.

a colorless, volatile, poisonous liquid, C2H5AsCl2, having an irritating, fruitlike odor: formerly used as a blister gas.

Nearby words

  1. ethyl sulfide,
  2. ethyl urethane,
  3. ethylamine,
  4. ethylate,
  5. ethylbenzene,
  6. ethylenation,
  7. ethylene,
  8. ethylene alcohol,
  9. ethylene dibromide,
  10. ethylene dichloride

Origin of ethyldichloroarsine


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