Paris-green definition

A poisonous emerald-green powder, C4 H6 As6 Cu4 O16 , used as a pigment, insecticide, and wood preservative.
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A poisonous, bright-green powder made by reacting sodium arsenite with copper sulfate and acetic acid.
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A poisonous emerald-green powder, C4 H6 As6 Cu4 O16 , used as a pigment, insecticide, and wood preservative.
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Copper(II) acetoarsenite, a highly toxic blue-green compound used as a pigment, colorant, insecticide and rodenticide.
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Of a shade of pale green, originally produced with Copper(II) acetoarsenite.

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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of paris-green - Schweinfurt green, Vienna green

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
paris-green
Plural:
Paris greens