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noun di·phe·nyl·chlo·ro·ar·sine \-ˌklōr-ō-ˈär-ˌsēn, -ˌklȯr-, -sən\
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\-ˌklōr-ˈär-, -ˌklȯr-\play

Medical Definition of diphenylchloroarsine

  1. :  a colorless crystalline arsenical (C6H5)2AsCl used during World War I especially by the Germans for producing a toxic smoke causing sneezing and vomiting

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