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Noun1.chlorobenzylidenemalononitrile - a tear gas that is stronger than CN gas but wears off faster; can be deployed by grenades or cluster bombs; can cause skin burns and fatal pulmonary edema
lachrymator, lacrimator, tear gas, teargas - a gas that makes the eyes fill with tears but does not damage them; used in dispersing crowds
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CS tear means IUD, is a composition containing a single use component dymodrEi divE[bar] - chlorobenzylidenemalononitrile, with a minimum content of active substance 92% (substance CS).