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prussic acid

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noun prus·sic acid \ˈprə-sik-\

Simple Definition of prussic acid

  • : a very poisonous acid

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of prussic acid

Origin of prussic acid

French prussique, from (bleu de) Prusse Prussian blue


First Known Use: 1790


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prussic acid

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noun prus·sic acid \ˌprəs-ik-\

Medical Definition of prussic acid




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