binary gas


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binary gas

Any gas made of two gaseous components mixed with each other. Some chemical warfare agents are chemically benign when separate but are damaging to living organisms when combined.
See: war gas
See also: gas
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Small wonder that this once put-upon Sunni villager imagined that he had a Bomb, or binary gas, or killer microbes--who cared about technical details?
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In July 1982 the House overwhelmingly rejected the White House's request for binary gas production funds.