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nitrite
American English: /ˈnaɪtraɪt/
British English: /ˈnʌɪtrʌɪt/

Translation of nitrite in Spanish:

noun

countable and uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Bombs, missiles, shells and bullets flood the environment with lead, nitrates, nitrites, hydrocarbons, phosphorous, radioactive debris, corrosive and toxic heavy metals.
    • Nitric oxide is generated by the thermal decomposition of nitrites and nitrates.
    • Some analogous alkyl nitrites, such as amyl nitrite, are known sensitizers in humans.
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