| Share
 

Dictionary


ni•tro•glyc•er•in



Pronunciation: (nī"tru-glis'ur-in), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nitroglycerin.html on line 75 [key]
n. Chem., Pharm.
a colorless, thick, oily, flammable, highly explosive, slightly water-soluble liquid, C3H5N3O9, prepared from glycerol with nitric and sulfuric acids: used chiefly as a constituent of dynamite and other explosives, in rocket propellants, and in medicine as a vasodilator in the treatment of angina pectoris. Also,ni•tro•glyc•er•inePronunciation: (nī"tru-glis'ur-in, -u-rēn"). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nitroglycerin.html on line 110 [key]Also called glonoin, glyceryl trinitrate, trinitroglycerin.

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

Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nitroglycerin.html on line 128 nitrogen tetroxide Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nitroglycerin.html on line 136 nitro group
See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nitroglycerin.html on line 147 nitroglycerin (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nitroglycerin.html on line 149 nitroglycerin (Encyclopedia)

 

Related Content