nitrohydrochloric acid

[ nahy-truh-hahy-druh-klawr-ik, -klohr-, nahy- ]
/ ˈnaɪ trəˌhaɪ drəˈklɔr ɪk, -ˈkloʊr-, ˌnaɪ- /

noun Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. nitrogenize,
  2. nitrogenous,
  3. nitrogenous wastes,
  4. nitroglycerin,
  5. nitroglycerine,
  6. nitrolic,
  7. nitromannitol,
  8. nitromersol,
  9. nitrometer,
  10. nitromethane

Origin of nitrohydrochloric acid

First recorded in 1830–40; nitro- + hydrochloric acid

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British Dictionary definitions for nitrohydrochloric acid

nitrohydrochloric acid

/ (ˌnaɪtrəʊˌhaɪdrəʊˈklɒrɪk) /

noun

another name for aqua regia
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