Paris green


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Par·is green

(par'is grēn),
Cupric acetoarsenite, used as an insecticide and as a pigment.

Paris green

n.
A poisonous emerald-green powder, C4H6As6Cu4O16, used as a pigment, insecticide, and wood preservative.
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(d) Data for Paris Green and toxaphene from Negherbon (1959).
In 2013, transgender killer Paris Green was moved from Cornton Vale after claims she was having sex with fellow inmates.
Transsexual murderer Paris Green is serving a minimum of 18 years in a female wing at Saughton Prison in Edinburgh for torturing Robert Shankland, 45, to death with two pals at his flat in Glenrothes, Fife.
Last year, transgender murderer Paris Green was moved out Cornton Vale women's jail in Stirling after claims of romps with inmates.
Rab Shankland's relatives believe sadistic Paris Green, who was born Peter Laing, is faking his gender issues.