arsenic green

Discussion in 'English Only' started by kahroba, Oct 1, 2010.

  1. kahroba Senior Member

    Tehran
    Persian
    Dear all
    Can you please describe "arsenic green" in the following context, taken from "The Three Soldiers" by Dos Passos:
     
  2. SwissPete

    SwissPete Senior Member

    94044 USA
    Français (CH), AE (California)
    Would it be a color, as described here:
     
  3. mangoman Senior Member

    Edinburgh
    British English
    It's a pigment that used to be used in paints, which contained arsenic.
     
  4. kahroba Senior Member

    Tehran
    Persian
    Thanks a lot.
     

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