arsenic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"arsenic" in British English

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arsenicnoun [U]

uk   /ˈɑː.sən.ɪk/  us   /ˈɑːr-/ (symbol As)
a ​chemicalelement that is very ​poisonous, often used to ​kill rats
(Definition of arsenic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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arsenicnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɑr·sə·nɪk/
a very ​poisonoussubstance, used to ​kill rats (= ​animals like ​mice, but ​larger) and ​harmfulinsects
(Definition of arsenic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “arsenic”
in Spanish arsénico…
in Vietnamese chất asen, thạch tín…
in Malaysian arsenik, racun arsenik…
in Thai สารที่ใช้ทำยาพิษ, สารหนู…
in French arsenic…
in German das Arsen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 砷,砒霜…
in Turkish arsenik…
in Russian мышьяк…
in Indonesian warangan, racun dari warangan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 砷,砒霜…
in Polish arszenik…
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