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arsenic

noun [U] uk   /ˈɑː.sən.ɪk/ us    /ˈɑːr-/ ( symbol As)
a chemical element that is very poisonous, often used to kill rats
Translations of “arsenic”
in Spanish arsénico…
in French arsenic…
in German das Arsen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 砷,砒霜…
in Russian мышьяк…
in Turkish arsenik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 砷,砒霜…
in Polish arszenik…
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