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Definition:
  • any compound containing the nitrate group (such as a salt or ester of nitric acid);
  • treat with nitric acid, so as to change an organic compound into a nitrate; "nitroglycerin is obtained by nitrating glycerol";

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    Hyponyms: calcium nitrate, cellulose nitrate, nitrocellulose, guncotton, nitrocotton, sodium nitrate, soda niter, potassium nitrate, saltpeter, saltpetre, niter, nitre, nitroglycerin, nitroglycerine, trinitroglycerin, glyceryl trinitrate, Nitrospan, Nitrostat, ammonium nitrate, silver nitrate, uranyl nitrate

     

    Derivational Morphology: nitrify, nitrogenize, nitrogenise, nitric acid, aqua fortis

     

    Anagrams: trainer, inertia, tin ear, terrain, trainee, retrain, entrain, tertian

     

     
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