white arsenic

white arsenic n ARSENIC TRIOXIDE

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a. trioxide.

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  • White arsenic — White White (hw[imac]t), a. [Compar. {Whiter} (hw[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Whitest}.] [OE. whit, AS. hw[imac]t; akin to OFries. and OS. hw[=i]t, D. wit, G. weiss, OHG. w[=i]z, hw[=i]z, Icel. hv[=i]tr, Sw. hvit, Dan. hvid, Goth. hweits, Lith.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • white arsenic — Arsenic Ar se*nic ([aum]r s[ e]*n[i^]k; 277), n. [L. arsenicum, Gr. arseniko n, arreniko n, yellow orpiment, perh. fr. arseniko s or better Attic arreniko s masculine, a rrhn male, on account of its strength, or fr. Per. zern[=i]kh: cf. F.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • white arsenic — n. ARSENOUS ACID * * * …   Universalium

  • white arsenic — n. ARSENOUS ACID …   English World dictionary

  • white arsenic — arseno(III) oksidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė As₂O₃ atitikmenys: angl. arsenic trioxide; arsenic(III) oxide; arsenious oxide; arsenous acid anhydride; arsenous oxide; white arsenic rus. белый мышьяк; мышьяка пятиокись; мышьяка… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • white arsenic — noun a white powdered poisonous trioxide of arsenic; used in manufacturing glass and as a pesticide (rat poison) and weed killer • Syn: ↑arsenic, ↑arsenic trioxide, ↑arsenous anhydride, ↑arsenous oxide, ↑ratsbane • Derivationally related forms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • white arsenic — noun arsenic trioxide, an extremely toxic soluble white solid …   English new terms dictionary

  • white arsenic — /waɪt ˈasənɪk/ (say wuyt ahsuhnik) noun arsenic trioxide. See arsenic (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Arsenic — (pronEng|ˈɑrsənɪk) is a chemical element that has the symbol As and atomic number of 33. Arsenic was first documented by Albertus Magnus in 1250cite book |last=Emsley |first=John |title=Nature s Building Blocks: An A Z Guide to the Elements |year …   Wikipedia

  • Arsenic trioxide — Arsenic trioxide …   Wikipedia

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