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V-series nerve agents
V-se·ries nerve a·gents (sēr'ēz nĕrv ā'jĕnts)
Persistent nerve agents synthesized after World War II (1939-1945) and assigned NATO codes beginning with V. The most familiar compound of this class is VX.
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