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carbon disulfide

noun
1.
a clear, colorless or faintly yellow, poisonous, flammable liquid, CS 2 , used chiefly in the manufacture of cellophane, viscose rayon, and pesticides and as a solvent for fats, resins, and rubber.
Also called carbon bisulfide.
Origin of carbon disulfide
1865-1870
1865-70
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