arsenical arsenical

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a pesticide or drug containing arsenic
  2. (adj) relating to or containing arsenic

Usage(s):

  1. He specializes in arsenic and arsenical preparations for insect control.
  2. Nowadays, anyone can learn the trick, and there is no better instructor than Britain's Stephen Potter, a kind of arsenical Dale Carnegie and master planner of social insecurity.
  3. His luggage will consist largely of an arsenical arsenal: six different arsenical compounds which have already been tried on animals, found superior to Bayer 205.

Quotes

  • "Roxarsone is an unnecessary and dangerous arsenical that we don't need in our food and that we don't want in our food," Israel stated. "It's time we stop big factory farms from trying to make their chicken pink by exposing us all to a...
    on Nov 24, 2009 By: Steve Israel Source: NorthShoreOfLongIsland.com

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