Definitions

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  • noun (Chem.) Same as cacodylic acid.

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  • noun chemistry cacodylic acid

Etymologies

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Blend of alkarsin and oxygen

Examples

  • The substance called alkargen, discovered by Bunsen, which contains a very large quantity of arsenic, and approaches very closely in composition to the organic arsenious compounds found in the body, has not the slightest injurious action upon the organism.”

    A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive (Vol. 1 of 2)

  • The substance called alkargen, discovered by Bunsen, which contains a very large quantity of arsenic, and approaches very closely in composition to the organic arsenious compounds found in the body, has not the slightest injurious action upon the organism.”

    A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive

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