glyceryl trinitrate

[ trahy-nahy-treyt ]
/ traɪˈnaɪ treɪt /

noun


Nearby words

  1. glycerol,
  2. glycerolysis,
  3. glyceryl,
  4. glyceryl group,
  5. glyceryl monoacetate,
  6. glyceryl trioleate,
  7. glyceryl tripalmitate,
  8. glycin,
  9. glycine,
  10. glycine amidinotransferase

Origin of glyceryl trinitrate

First recorded in 1890–95; tri- + nitrate

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British Dictionary definitions for glyceryl trinitrate

glyceryl trinitrate

noun

another name for nitroglycerine
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