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potassium cyanide

noun

Definition of POTASSIUM CYANIDE

:  a very poisonous crystalline salt KCN used especially in gold and silver extraction from ore

First Known Use of POTASSIUM CYANIDE

1869
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potassium cyanide

noun

Medical Definition of POTASSIUM CYANIDE

:  a very poisonous crystalline salt KCN

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