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- adj. of, related to, or derived from arsenic, especially in an oxidation state of three; arsenious
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as arsenious.
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Potassium iodide, mercury protoiodide, colchicum seed, sarsaparilla, and arsenous acid are alteratives.
It is, therefore, in this and the analogous processes of roasting, that the sulphurous and arsenous vapours are so profusely given off.