cyclonite

noun cy·clo·nite \ˈsīkləˌnit, ¦sik-\

Definition of cyclonite

plural

-s

  1. :  a powerful high explosive consisting of colorless crystals of symmetrical hexahydro-trinitro-triazine used especially in detonators, bombs, and shells —called also RDX

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Origin and Etymology of cyclonite

cyclo-trimethylene-trinitramine


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