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Medical Term:

sarin

Pronunciation: zah-ren'

Definition: A nerve poison similar to diisopropyl fluorophosphate and tetraethyl pyrophosphate; a potent irreversible cholinesterase inhibitor and a more toxic nerve gas than tabun or soman.

[Ger.]

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