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trinitrotoluene

[ trahy-nahy-troh-tol-yoo-een ]
/ tra瑟藢na瑟 tro蕣藞t蓲l yu藢in /
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noun Chemistry.
TNT.
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Also tri路ni路tro路tol路u路ol [trahy-nahy-troh-tol-yoo-ohl]. /tra瑟藢na瑟 tro蕣藞t蓲l yu藢o蕣l/.

Origin of trinitrotoluene

First recorded in 1895鈥1900; trinitro- + toluene
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British Dictionary definitions for trinitrotoluene

trinitrotoluene

trinitrotoluol (tra瑟藢na瑟tr蓹蕣藞t蓲lj蕣藢蓲l)

/ (tra瑟藢na瑟tr蓹蕣藞t蓲lj蕣藢i藧n) /

noun
the full name for TNT
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Scientific definitions for trinitrotoluene

trinitrotoluene
[ tr墨-n墨鈥瞭r艒-t艔ly艒艒-膿n鈥 ]

See TNT.
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