zinc phosphide

noun

Medical Definition of zinc phosphide

: a dark gray powdery compound Zn3P2 having an odor resembling that of garlic and used as a rodenticide

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“Zinc phosphide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/zinc%20phosphide. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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