cacodylic acid definition

  • noun:
    • dimethylarsenic acid, (CH3)2AsO-OH, whose types, the cacodylates, had been as soon as made use of as herbicides
  • adjective:
    • a white, crystalline, deliquescent substance, (CH3)2AsO.OH, acquired by the oxidation of cacodyl, and having the properties of an exceedingly steady acid; -- also referred to as alkargen.

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