A compound of arsenic and hydrogen AsH3 a colorless and exceedingly toxic gas having an odor like garlic arseniureted hydrogen
- a poisonous colorless flammable gas used in natural synthesis and dope transistors and also as a poison fuel in warfare
- A compound of arsenic and hydrogen, AsH3, a colorless and exceedingly poisonous gas, having a smell like garlic; arseniureted hydrogen.
A colorless extremely toxic fuel and one associated with most basic substances of arsenic. Arsine has a garlic-like or fishy odor. Because arsine is nonirritating and creates no immediate symptoms, persons exposed to dangerous degrees of it could be unaware of its presence.
(n.) A compound of arsenic and hydrogen, AsH3, a colorless and extremely poisonous fuel, having an odor like garlic; arseniureted hydrogen.
The arsines and arsine chlorides are liquids of overpowering smell, and in some cases exert an extremely irritating action on the mucous membrane.