a yellow irritant smoke, containing a poisonous form of arsenic and used as a harassing agent.
a yellow poisonous crystalline solid that readily sublimes; diphenylaminechlorarsine. It is used in chemical warfare as a vomiting agent. Formula: C6H4AsClNHC6H4; relative density: 1.65; melting pt: 195°C; boiling pt: 410°C Also called phenarsazine chloride
a city in S Turkey, on the Seyhan River. Historical Examples The Sultan made over to his viceroy all of Syria and a part of Adana. A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year Edwin Emerson When we arrived at Adana at 4.30 there was great excitement on the thronged platform. The Secrets of […]
- Adansonian classification
adansonian classification adansonian classification ad·an·so·ni·an classification (ād’n-sō’nē-ən) n. The classification of organisms based on giving equal weight to every character of the organism.
a city in NW Turkey, SE of Istanbul.
adaplan language A functional database language based upon Backus’ FP language. [Erwig&Lipeck, Proc. DBPL-3, 1991]. (1995-05-07)