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sodium nitrate

Saltos de línea: so¦dium ni|trate

Definición de sodium nitrate en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
A white powdery compound used mainly in the manufacture of fertilizers.
Example sentences
  • Like magic, the garden's flowers and vegetables grew at a phenomenal rate, and the market for sodium nitrate as a fertilizer was born.
  • Hassett and a 15-member research team from the U.S. and Canada found that slightly acidified sodium nitrate is able to penetrate the antibiotic-resistant organism.
  • Saltpetre or sodium nitrate is used in cured meats.

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