Definition of Nitrate. Meaning of Nitrate. Synonyms of Nitrate

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Definition of Nitrate

Nitrate
Nitrate Ni"trate, n. [Cf. F. nitrate.] (Chem.) A salt of nitric acid. Nitrate of silver, a white crystalline salt (AgNO3), used in photography and as a cauterizing agent; -- called also lunar caustic.

Meaning of Nitrate from wikipedia

- Nitrate is a polyatomic ion with the molecular formula NO− 3 and a molecular m**** of 62.0049 u. Organic compounds that contain the nitrate ester as a functional...
- Pot****ium nitrate is a chemical compound with the chemical formula KNO3. It is an ionic salt of pot****ium ions K+ and nitrate ions NO3−, and is therefore...
- Ammonium nitrate is a chemical compound, the nitrate salt of the ammonium cation. It has the chemical formula NH4NO3, simplified to N2H4O3. It is a white...
- Silver nitrate is an inorganic compound with chemical formula AgNO 3. This compound is a versatile precursor to many other silver compounds, such as those...
- Sodium nitrate is the chemical compound with the formula NaNO3. This alkali metal nitrate salt is also known as Chile saltpeter (large deposits of which...
- Nitration is a general cl**** of chemical process for the introduction of a nitro group into an organic chemical compound. More loosely the term also is...
- known as cellulose nitrate, flash paper, flash cotton, guncotton, and flash string) is a highly flammable compound formed by nitrating cellulose through...
- ANFO (or AN/FO, for ammonium nitrate/fuel oil) is a widely used bulk industrial explosive. Its name is commonly pronounced as "an-fo". It consists of...
- Amyl nitrate is the chemical compound with the formula CH3(CH2)4ONO2. This molecule consists of the 5-carbon amyl group attached to a nitrate functional...
- A nitrate test is a chemical test used to determine the presence of nitrate ion in solution. Testing for the presence of nitrate via wet chemistry is generally...
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