Definitions

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  • n. Any oxyanion of trivalent arsenic, especially the AsO33- anion (or protonated derivatives); Any salt containing this anion, or any ester of arsenious acid

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A salt formed by the union of arsenious acid with a base.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A salt formed by the union of arsenious oxid with a base.

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Examples

  • Short-term arsenite exposure to induce oxidative stress did not modify the pattern of protein pull-down, but appeared to result in elevated CBP80 purification (

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  • The toxic compounds in arsenic are arsenate and arsenite.

    Weird Stones

  • The press release for Professor Andy Meharg's book Venomous Earth, "scientific, cultural and political history of arsenic", mentions further arsenical anecdotes such as the Madeleine Smith case, William Morris wallpapers, and the origin of a long-standing Scottish prejudice against green sweets (a fondness of traders in 19th century Greenock for the toxic Scheele's Green - copper arsenite - as a food dye in confectionery).

    Arsenic

  • National Guardsmen trucked sawdust from mountain sawmills to the plains, where it was mixed with bran, molasses, sodium arsenite, and banana oil to make a death brew for the hoppers.

    Plain Language

  • Barry Rosen and his group at Wayne State identified arsenite transport through

    Peter Agre - Autobiography

  • Heat shock proteins in sorghum and pearl millet; ethanol. sodium arsenite, sodium malonate and the development of thermotolerance.

    Chapter 28

  • Heat shock proteins in sorghum and pearl millet; ethanol, sodium arsenite, sodium malonate and the development of thermotolerance.

    Chapter 28

  • The enquiry follows dissatisfaction expressed about the existing procedure for issuing a permit for the import of dangerous waste, with specific reference to the recent cupric arsenite issue.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • An independent enquiry into the issuing of a permit for the import of cupric arsenite will soon commence.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The Cabinet on Thursday approved the appointment of a commission to investigate the unauthorised issuing of a permit for the import of cupric arsenite to South Africa, the Ministry of

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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