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diphosgene

noun di·phos·gene \(ˌ)dī-ˈfäz-ˌjēn\

Definition of DIPHOSGENE

:  a liquid compound C2Cl4O2 used as a poison gas in World War I

Origin of DIPHOSGENE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1918

diphosgene

noun di·phos·gene \(ˈ)dī-ˈfäz-ˌjēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DIPHOSGENE

:  a liquid compound C2Cl4O2 used as a poison gas in World War I

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