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subnitrate

[ suhb-nahy-treyt ]
/ sʌbˈnaɪ treɪt /
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noun Chemistry.

a basic salt of nitric acid.

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Origin of subnitrate

First recorded in 1795–1805; sub- + nitrate

OTHER WORDS FROM subnitrate

sub·ni·trat·ed, adjective
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