Paris green

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Synonyms for Paris green

a toxic double salt of copper arsenate and copper acetate

a shade of green tinged with yellow

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Synthetic organic insecticides introduced in the 1940s and 1950s were far more effective than Paris Green and other early pesticides.
DESPERATE Ireland fans were crying out for tickets to the World Cup showdown in France yesterday and begged: Let us turn Paris green.
Colors provide the title of each chapter, such as Paris Green, Beguine Blue, Rhinoceros Black, and Lilac Haze, allowing the reader to experience an almost mystical and medieval view of time and place through the prism of color.
white arsenic or Paris Green 1 pint cheap molasses Juice from one lemon 7 pints of water
Unfortunately, the inorganic poisons used, such as Paris green, were deadly to mammals, including human beings.
Transsexual murderer Paris Green is serving a minimum of 18 years in a female wing at Saughton Prison in Edinburgh for torturing Robert Shankland, 45, to death with two pals at his flat in Glenrothes, Fife.