gelatin dynamite


noun

a high explosive consisting of a gelatinized mass of nitroglycerin with cellulose nitrate added.

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Also called gelignite, nitrogelatin.

Origin of gelatin dynamite

First recorded in 1885–90

Words nearby gelatin dynamite

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