cupric arsenite

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cu·pric ar·se·nite

(kū'prik ar'se-nīt),
A poisonous green crystalline powder, obsolete as a medicinal agent; now used as an insecticide and pigment.

Scheele,

Karl W., Swedish chemist, 1742-1786.
Scheele green - Synonym(s): cupric arsenite
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