methanearsonic acid

methanearsonic acid

[¦meth‚ān·är′sän·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
CH3 AsO(OH)2 A white solid with a melting point of 161°C; very soluble in water; used as an herbicide for cotton crops and for noncrop areas. Abbreviated MAA.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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