dinitro

adjective
di·​ni·​tro | \ (ˌ)dī-ˈnī-trō How to pronounce dinitro (audio) \

Definition of dinitro

: containing two nitro groups often used in combination

First Known Use of dinitro

1866, in the meaning defined above

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“Dinitro.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dinitro. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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