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ar·sine  audio  (är-sn, ärsn) KEY 

NOUN:
A colorless, flammable, very poisonous gas, H3As, having an odor like garlic and used in chemical warfare, as a solid-state doping agent, and in organic synthesis.

ETYMOLOGY:
ars(enic) + -ine2


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