Center for Army Lessons Learned - Thesaurus
CALL title banner

nerve agent

Definition/Scope: Lethal chemicals that cause paralysis by interfering with the transmission of nerve impulse.

Broader Terms:

chemical agents, by physiological action*

Narrower Terms:

G agents
V agents

Related Terms:

convulsant antidote for nerve agents

CALL Homepage >> Thesaurus Last Updated: Sept 17, 2008