trinitroglycerin

Synonym for nitroglycerin ... <chemistry> A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colourless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin salts of nitric acid, and hence more properly called glycerin nitrate. ... It is made by the action of nitric acid on glycerin in the presence of sulphuric acid. It is extremely unstable and t...
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trinitroglycerin

Type: Term Pronunciation: trī′nī-trō-glis′ĕ-rin Synonyms: nitroglycerin
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