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Origin of niter
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Example sentences from the Web for niter
The composition given is: sulphur, niter, cinnamon and boric acid in gaseous solution.
I find that this dust is strongly impregnated with niter; from niter we obtain saltpeter and from saltpeter we make gunpowder.The Young Trailers|Joseph A. Altsheler
Epsom salts, niter and alum have been obtained from the earth of the cave.
It is a white, crystallizable salt of a taste resembling that of niter, soluble in water and alcohol, and extremely poisonous.
Where the place That niter-eaten bricks false soundness wear?The Little Clay Cart|(Attributed To) King Shudraka