Nitrohydrochloric
Nitrohydrochloric Ni`tro*hy`dro*chlo"ric, a. [Nitro- + hydrochloric.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or containing, nitric and hydrochloric acids. [1913 Webster]

{Nitrohydrochloric acid}, a mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acids, usually in the proportion of one part of the former to three of the latter, and remarkable for its solvent action on gold and platinum; -- called also {aqua regia}, and {nitromuriatic acid}. [1913 Webster]


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  • nitrohydrochloric — nitrohydrochlorˈic adjective (nitrohydrochloric acid same as ↑aqua regia (see under ↑aqua)) • • • Main Entry: ↑nitro …   Useful english dictionary

  • nitrohydrochloric — ni·tro·hydrochloric …   English syllables

  • Nitrohydrochloric acid — Nitrohydrochloric Ni tro*hy dro*chlo ric, a. [Nitro + hydrochloric.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or containing, nitric and hydrochloric acids. [1913 Webster] {Nitrohydrochloric acid}, a mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acids, usually in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nitrohydrochloric acid — karališkasis vanduo statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis HCl ir HNO₃ (3:1) mišinys. atitikmenys: angl. aqua regia; chloronitrous acid; nitrohydrochloric acid; universal solvent rus. царская водка ryšiai: sinonimas – aqua regia …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • nitrohydrochloric acid — /nuy treuh huy dreuh klawr ik, klohr , nuy /, Chem. See aqua regia. [1830 40; NITRO + HYDROCHLORIC ACID] * * * …   Universalium

  • nitrohydrochloric acid — An extremely caustic mixture that contains 18 parts nitric acid and 82 parts hydrochloric acid. SYN: aqua regia, aqua regalis, nitrimuriatic acid. * * * ni·tro·hy·dro·chlo·ric acid .nī trō .hī drə .klōr ik , .klȯr n AQUA REGIA * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • nitrohydrochloric acid — noun a yellow fuming corrosive mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acid that dissolves metals (including gold) • Syn: ↑aqua regia • Hypernyms: ↑acid * * * “+ noun Etymology: nitr + hydrochloric : aqua regia * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • aqua regia — Nitrohydrochloric Ni tro*hy dro*chlo ric, a. [Nitro + hydrochloric.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or containing, nitric and hydrochloric acids. [1913 Webster] {Nitrohydrochloric acid}, a mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acids, usually in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nitromuriatic acid — Nitrohydrochloric Ni tro*hy dro*chlo ric, a. [Nitro + hydrochloric.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or containing, nitric and hydrochloric acids. [1913 Webster] {Nitrohydrochloric acid}, a mixture of nitric and hydrochloric acids, usually in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nitromuriatic — Ni tro*mu ri*at ic, a. [Cf. F. nitromuriatique. See {Nitro }, and {Muriatic}.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or composed of, nitric acid and muriatic acid; nitrohydrochloric. See {Nitrohydrochloric}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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