Dictionary

yellow rain

noun

Definition of YELLOW RAIN

:  a yellow substance that has occurred in southeastern Asia as a mist or as spots on rocks and vegetation and has been held to be a biological warfare agent used in the Vietnam War but appears upon scientific examination to be identical to pollen-laden bee feces
ADVERTISEMENT

First Known Use of YELLOW RAIN

1979
Medical Dictionary

yellow rain

noun \-ˈrān\

Medical Definition of YELLOW RAIN

:  a yellow substance that has occurred in southeastern Asia as a mist or as spots on rocks and vegetation and has been held to be a biological warfare agent used in the Vietnam War but appears upon scientific examination to be identical to the pollen-laden feces of bees

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: yellow rain lilyPrevious Word in the Dictionary: yellow railAll Words Near: yellow rain
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears