Synonyms and Antonyms for organophosphate-nerve-agent

1. organophosphate nerve agent (n.)

any of a series of nerve agents containing organophosphate compounds first synthesized by German chemists in 1936; in World War II the Germans tested them in concentration camps but not on the battlefield; Iraq is alleged to have used them against Iran and against the Kurds


2. organophosphate (n.)

an insecticide that interferes with an insect's nervous system


6. nerve (n.)

the courage to carry on

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9. agent (n.)

any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau


10. nerve (v.)

get ready for something difficult or unpleasant