spirit of niter

Definition of spirit of niter

1 : a liquid containing 68 or 70 percent by weight of absolute nitric acid with the remainder water
2 : ethyl nitrite spirit

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“Spirit of niter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spirit%20of%20niter. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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