cacodyl: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (kak'u-dil), [key]
  1. containing the cacodyl group.
  1. an oily, slightly water-soluble, poisonous liquid compound composed of two cacodyl groups, (CH)As−As(CH), that has a vile, garliclike odor and that undergoes spontaneous combustion in dry air.
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