Meaning of 1080 in English

1080

Variant: also ten-eighty

Pronunciation: ( ˌ )ten- ' ā -t ē

Function: noun

Etymology: from its laboratory serial number

Date: 1945

: a poisonous preparation of sodium fluoroacetate used as a rodenticide and pesticide

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