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carbon disulfide

n.
A clear, flammable liquid, CS2, used to manufacture viscose rayon and cellophane, as a solvent for fats, rubber, resins, waxes, and sulfur, and in matches, fumigants, and pesticides.

car′bon disul′fide


n.
a clear flammable liquid, CS2, used in making cellophane, rayon, and pesticides and as a solvent.
[1865–70]
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Noun1.carbon disulfide - a toxic colorless flammable liquid (CS2); used in the manufacture of rayon and cellophane and carbon tetrachloride and as a solvent for rubber
chemical compound, compound - (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
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The major aroma-active compounds in milks were hydrogen sulfide, dimethyl sulfide, 2-butanone and furfural in DSI-UP-treated milks; diacetyl, 3-methyl butanal, dimethyl disulfide, methional and benzaldehyde in IND-UP-treated milks; and carbon disulfide, 1-octen-3-one and 1-octen-3-ol in HTST-treated milks, respectively.
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Toluene, n-hexane, methanol, chloroform and carbon disulfide were selected as solvents for extracting hydrocarbons from the decarbonated and silicate-free oil shale.
It is likely to produce harmful gases like sulphur dioxide, hydrogen sulfide and carbon disulfide and any excess off these gases in the atmosphere will lead to acid rain and may even acidify the water found in the Sanctuary, thus killing the insects consumed by the birds and ultimately threatening the very existence of birdlife," he said.
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3 (wherein R represents an alkyl group having from 1 to 6 carbon atoms, a phenyl group or a cycloalkyl group), and carbon disulfide present in the resulting polymerization reaction mixture, thereby subjecting the 1,3-butadiene to 1,2-polymerization; and (b) cispolybutadiene obtained by a step of adding the foregoing cis-l,4-polymerization catalyst, thereby subjecting the 1,3-butadiene to cis-l,4-polymerization anda rubber composition containing the resulting rubber.