Schultze powder

noun
Schult·​ze powder | \ˈshu̇|ltsə-, ˈshü|\

Definition of Schultze powder 

: a propellant of the smokeless powder type consisting essentially of nitrated pellets of wood impregnated with barium nitrate and potassium nitrate

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History and Etymology for Schultze powder

after Edward Schultze, 19th century German chemist who invented it

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