Cacodylic

Cac`o*dyl"ic

(?), a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, cacodyl.
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Cacodylic acid, a white, crystalline, deliquescent substance, (CH3)2AsO.OH, obtained by the oxidation of cacodyl, and having the properties of an exceedingly stable acid; -- also called alkargen.
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Cac`o*"thes

(?), n. [L., fr. Gr. of ill habits, an ill habit; kako`s bad + habit] 1. A bad custom or habit; an insatiable desire; as, cacothes scribendi, "The itch for writing". Addison.
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2. (Med.) A bad quality or disposition in a disease; an incurable ulcer.
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