blister agent(redirected from blistering agent)
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a chemical compound or preparation that causes the formation of skin blisters, mustard gas, used in World War I, was a blister agent.
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A vesicant, esp. any such agent (like mustard gas) used in chemical warfare.
See also: agent
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