SYN: cacodyl.

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  • tetramethyldiarsine — noun a poisonous oily liquid with a garlicky odor composed of 2 cacodyl groups; undergoes spontaneous combustion in dry air • Syn: ↑cacodyl • Derivationally related forms: ↑cacodylic (for: ↑cacodyl) • Hypernyms: ↑o …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cacodyle — Général …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cacodyl — Chembox new ImageFile = Cacodyl 3D vdW.png ImageSize = 200px ImageName = Space filling model of cacodyl IUPACName = tetramethyldiarsane, tetramethyldiarsenic( As As ) OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = PubChem = SMILES = Section2 …   Wikipedia

  • cacodyl — noun a) The dimethylarsine radical (CH)As b) tetramethyldiarsine formally derived from two of these radicals; an evil smelling liquid that spontaneously combusts in air See Also …   Wiktionary

  • cacodyl — An oil resulting from the distillation together of arsenous acid and potassium acetate. SYN: dicacodyl, tetramethyldiarsine. [G. kakodes, foul smelling] * * * cac·o·dyl kak ə .dil n an arsenical radical As(CH3)2 whose compounds have a vile smell… …   Medical dictionary

  • cacodyle — [ kakɔdil ] n. m. • 1842; all. Kadodyl (XIXe); gr. kakodes « qui sent mauvais » ♦ Chim. Composé de l arsenic ayant pour radical As(CH3)2, dont les dérivés sont toxiques et malodorants. Adj. CACODYLIQUE . ● cacodyle nom masculin ( …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • τετραμεθυλοδιαρσίνη — η, Ν χημ. άλλη ονομασία τής οργανικής χημικής ένωσης κακωδύλιο. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < γαλλ. tetramethyldiarsine < tetra (< τετρ[α] *) + methyle (βλ. λ. μεθύλιο) + diarsine (βλ. λ. διαρσίνες)] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • cacodyl — n. a malodorous, toxic, spontaneously flammable liquid, tetramethyldiarsine. Derivatives: cacodylic adj. Etymology: Gk kakodes stinking f. kakos bad …   Useful english dictionary

  • organic compound — noun any compound of carbon and another element or a radical • Hypernyms: ↑compound, ↑chemical compound • Hyponyms: ↑aldehyde, ↑aliphatic compound, ↑alkylbenzene, ↑alkyl halide, ↑haloalk …   Useful english dictionary

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