guncotton

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gun·cot·ton

noun \-ˌkä-tən\

Definition of GUNCOTTON

:  nitrocellulose; especially :  an explosive highly nitrated product used chiefly in smokeless powder

First Known Use of GUNCOTTON

1846

Rhymes with GUNCOTTON

gun·cot·ton

noun \ˈgən-ˌkät-ən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GUNCOTTON

: any of various cellulose nitrates; especially : an explosive consisting of a higher-nitrated product (as one containing at least 13.2 percent nitrogen)

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