How do you make potassium cyanide?

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Potassium Cyanide is made by mixing the salt of potassium and hydrogen cyanide. It is a colourless compound with smell of almonds, akin in appearance to sugar and is highly soluble in water. It is also a highly toxic substance and one of the few substances that form soluble compounds with gold.
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