arsenic

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salt or ester of arsenic acid arsenate
acid formed from arsenic pentoxide arsenic acid
white powdered poisonous trioxide of arsenic; used in manufacturing glass and as a pesticide (rat poison) and weed killer arsenic , arsenic trioxide , arsenous anhydride , arsenous oxide , ratsbane , white arsenic
very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms; arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides and insecticides and various alloys; found in arsenopyrite and orpiment and realgar arsenic , As , atomic number 33
pesticide or drug containing arsenic arsenical
compound of arsenic with a more positive element arsenide
silver-white or grey ore of arsenic arsenopyrite , mispickel
heavy brittle diamagnetic trivalent metallic element (resembles arsenic and antimony chemically); usually recovered as a by-product from ores of other metals atomic number 83 , Bi , bismuth
reddish mineral consisting of hydrated cobalt arsenate in monoclinic crystalline form and used in coloring glass; usually found in veins bearing cobalt and arsenic cobalt bloom , erythrite
yellow mineral occuring in conjunction with realgar; an ore of arsenic orpiment
rare soft orange mineral consisting of arsenic sulphide; an important ore of arsenic realgar
alloy that is 98% lead and 2% arsenic; used in making small shot shot metal
alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding tambac , tombac , tombak
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