arsenical(redirected from arsenical sheepdip, cattledip)
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Of or containing arsenic.
A drug or preparation containing arsenic.
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(Elements & Compounds) of or containing arsenic
1. (Elements & Compounds) a drug or insecticide containing arsenic
2. (Pharmacology) a drug or insecticide containing arsenic
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ar•sen•i•cal(ɑrˈsɛn ɪ kəl)
1. containing or relating to arsenic.n.
2. any of a group of pesticides, drugs, or other compounds containing arsenic.
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|Noun||1.||arsenical - a pesticide or drug containing arsenic|
drug - a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
pesticide - a chemical used to kill pests (as rodents or insects)
|Adj.||1.||arsenical - relating to or containing arsenic; "arsenic vapor"|
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