Nitriary
Nitriary Ni"tri*a*ry, n. [See {Niter}.] An artificial bed of animal matter for the manufacture of niter by nitrification. See {Nitrification}, 2. [1913 Webster]

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  • nitriary — ni·tri·ary …   English syllables

  • nitriary — ˈnī.trēˌerē noun ( es) Etymology: French nitrière, from Latin nitraria natron bed, from nītrum natron + aria ary more at niter : an artificial bed of refuse animal matter for the manufacture of niter by nitrification …   Useful english dictionary

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