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a powerful herbicide and defoliant containing trace amounts of dioxin, a toxic impurity suspected of causing serious health problems, including cancer and genetic damage, in some persons exposed to it and birth defects in their offspring: used by U.S. armed forces during the Vietnam War to defoliate jungles.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

agent nounagent provocateur
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