Adjective "Arsenic" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Arsenic


    Definition:

    1. a grayish-white element having a metallic luster, vaporizing when heated, and forming poisonous compounds. Symbol:As; atomic weight:7

    4.92; atomic number:3

    3.

    2. arsenic trioxide.

    3. a mineral, the native element, occurring in white or gray masses. adjective, none, arsenic[ahr-sen-ik]/ɑrˈsɛn ɪk/

    4. of or containing arsenic, especially in the pentavalent state.

    Examples:

    "poles can be arsenic."