nitrolamine

noun
ni·​trol·​amine | \ ¦nī‧ˌtrȯl, -ōl+ \

Definition of nitrolamine

: any of a class of compounds obtained by the action of amines or ammonia on nitrosates, nitrosites, or nitrosochlorides

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History and Etymology for nitrolamine

German nitrolamin, from nitro- (from nitros-) + -lamin (from hydroxylamin hydroxylamine)

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“Nitrolamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nitrolamine. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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