VX

noun \ ˈvē-ˈeks \

Definition of VX

: an extremely toxic chemical weapon C11H26NO2PS similar to sarin and tabun in action

Origin and Etymology of vx

American or British government code designation for the gas


Medical Dictionary

VX

noun \ ˈvē-ˈeks \

medical Definition of VX

: an extremely toxic persistent chemical warfare agent C11H26NO2PS that is used especially as a nerve gas and that in large doses typically causes convulsions, loss of consciousness, paralysis, and failure of the respiratory system leading to death

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