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nitr-

combining form

Definition of nitr-

  1. 1 :  nitrogen <nitride>

  2. 2 usually nitro- :  containing the monovalent group NO2 <nitrobenzene>



Variants of nitr-

or nitro-

Origin of nitr-

niter


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