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nitro

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adjective ni·tro \ˈnī-(ˌ)trō\

Definition of nitro

  1. :  containing or being the monovalent group NO2 united through nitrogen



Origin of nitro

nitr-


First Known Use: 1881


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nitro

noun ni·tro

Definition of nitro

plural nitros

  1. :  any of various nitrated products; specifically :  nitroglycerin



1903

First Known Use of nitro

1903


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