1080

noun \(ˌ)ten-ˈā-tē\

Definition of 1080

  1. :  a poisonous preparation of sodium fluoroacetate used as a rodenticide and pesticide

Variants of 1080

less commonly

ten–eighty

\(ˌ)ten-ˈā-tē\

Origin and Etymology of 1080

from its laboratory serial number


First Known Use: 1945


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