nitric

adjective

ni·​tric ˈnī-trik How to pronounce nitric (audio)
: of, relating to, or containing nitrogen especially with a higher valence than in corresponding nitrous compounds

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“Nitric.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nitric. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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