Definition of Phosphine in English :

Define Phosphine in English

Phosphine meaning in English

Meaning of Phosphine in English

Pronunciation of Phosphine in English

Phosphine pronunciation in English

Pronounce Phosphine in English

Phosphine

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Noun

1. phosphine

a colorless gas with a strong fishy smell; used as a pesticide

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Phosphine

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noun
a colourless flammable gas that is slightly soluble in water and has a strong fishy odour: used as a pesticide. Formula: PH3

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Phosphine

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noun
1. 
hydrogen phosphide, PH3, a colorless, poisonous, flammable gas with a garliclike odor
2. 
a synthetic yellow dye

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Phosphine

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n.
1. A colorless, spontaneously flammable poisonous gas, PH3, having a fishy odor and used as a fumigant and as a doping agent for solid-state components. Also called phosphane.
2. Any of several organic compounds having the structure of an amine but with phosphorus in place of nitrogen.

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