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carbon disulfide definition

  • noun:
    • A clear, combustible fluid, CS2, familiar with make viscose rayon and cellophane, as a solvent for fats, rubberized, resins, waxes, and sulfur, and in suits, fumigants, and pesticides.
    • A binary substance of carbon and sulfur, CS2, a colourless liquid with a not-unpleasant smell; utilized as a specialist solvent, and in the make of organosulfur compounds.
    • a toxic colorless flammable fluid (CS2); used in the manufacture of rayon and cellophane and carbon tetrachloride so when a solvent for rubber
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