Definition of nitrogenous in English:
Containing nitrogen in chemical combination.
- Pulses are also necessary for sustainable agriculture, since they are nitrogen-fixing crops and provide an ecological alternative to chemical nitrogenous fertilizers.
- When the body ‘burns' food the end products are mainly water and carbon dioxide, together with some nitrogenous chemicals such as urea.
- This is the most important nitrogenous fertilizer.
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