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poison gas Syllabification: poi·son gas

Definition of poison gas in English:

noun

Poisonous gas or vapor, used especially to disable or kill 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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