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nitrocellulose

noun ni·tro·cel·lu·lose \-ˈsel-yə-ˌlōs, -ˌlōz\

Definition of NITROCELLULOSE

:  any of several nitric-acid esters of cellulose used especially for making explosives, plastics, and varnishes
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Origin of NITROCELLULOSE

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First Known Use: 1882
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nitrocellulose

noun ni·tro·cel·lu·lose \-ˈsel-yə-ˌlōs, -ˌlōz\

Medical Definition of NITROCELLULOSE

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