Definitions

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  • n. A polymeric modification of cyanogen, obtained as a brown or black amorphous residue by heating mercuric cyanide.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A polymeric modification of cyanogen, obtained as a brown or black amorphous residue by heating mercuric cyanide.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A substance formed by heating mercury cyanide to a point short of redness.

Etymologies

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para- +‎ cyanogen

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