Meaning of “prussic acid” in the English Dictionary

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"prussic acid" in British English

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prussic acidnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌprʌs.ɪk ˈæs.ɪd/ us /ˌprʌs.ɪk ˈæs.ɪd/ old-fashioned

a very poisonous acid that is a type of cyanide

(Definition of “prussic acid” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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