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trotyl

[troh-til, -teel] /ˈtroʊ tɪl, -til/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
TNT.
Origin of trotyl
1915-1920
First recorded in 1915-20; (trini)trot(oluene) + -yl
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British Dictionary definitions for trotyl

trotyl

/ˈtrəʊtɪl; -tiːl/
noun
1.
another name for TNT
Word Origin
C20: from (trini)trot(oluene) + -yl
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