nitrate of soda

noun phrase

: sodium nitrate used as a fertilizer

Word History

First Known Use

1841, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nitrate of soda was in 1841

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Cite this Entry

“Nitrate of soda.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jun. 2023.

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