yperite


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yperite

(ˈiːpəˌraɪt)
n
(Chemistry) mustard gas or sulphur mustard, C4H8Cl2S
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In 2010, the reaction masses left after the disposal of more than 130 tons of yperite were burnt.
According to the Organization for the Prohibition of the Chemical Weapons, Syria reported to have some 1,000 tons of category 1 chemical weapons such as Yperite, Sarin, VX nerve agent and precursors, that is to say components of which the aforementioned gases are made.
Yperite, phosgene, Chloropicrine ou aussi [beaucoup moins que]Arrahj[beaucoup plus grand que] (poison artisanal) comme cela fut baptise localement .