Definition of poison gas in English:

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poison gas


[mass noun]
Poisonous gas or vapour, used especially to disable an enemy in warfare.
Example sentences
  • All that was lacking to make the scene a replica of modern ‘Christian’ warfare was poison gas.
  • From an individual's perspective, poison gas only multiplied the horrors of trench warfare.
  • He had one problem we were happy not to have faced - poison gas.

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