Dualin
Dualin Du"a*lin, n. (Chem.) An explosive substance consisting essentially of sawdust or wood pulp, saturated with nitroglycerin and other similar nitro compounds. It is inferior to dynamite, and is more liable to explosion. [1913 Webster]

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  • Dualīn — Dualīn, s. Nitroglyzerin …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Dualin — Dualin, ein Gemenge von Nitroglyzerin mit Holzmehl und Salpeter, das eine ähnliche Wirkung wie die Sprenggelatine zeigt …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • dualin — dūˈalin noun An explosive mixture of sawdust, saltpetre and nitroglycerine • • • Main Entry: ↑dual …   Useful english dictionary

  • du|al|ine — «DOO uh lihn, leen; DYOO », noun. = dualin. (Cf. ↑dualin) …   Useful english dictionary

  • glonion — Nitroglycerin Ni tro*glyc er*in, Nitroglycerine Ni tro*glyc er*ine(n[imac] tr[ o]*gl[i^]s [ e]r*[i^]n), n. [Nitro + glycerin.] (Chem.) A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glycerin nitrate — Nitroglycerin Ni tro*glyc er*in, Nitroglycerine Ni tro*glyc er*ine(n[imac] tr[ o]*gl[i^]s [ e]r*[i^]n), n. [Nitro + glycerin.] (Chem.) A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glyceryl trinitrate — Nitroglycerin Ni tro*glyc er*in, Nitroglycerine Ni tro*glyc er*ine(n[imac] tr[ o]*gl[i^]s [ e]r*[i^]n), n. [Nitro + glycerin.] (Chem.) A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nitroglycerin — Ni tro*glyc er*in, Nitroglycerine Ni tro*glyc er*ine(n[imac] tr[ o]*gl[i^]s [ e]r*[i^]n), n. [Nitro + glycerin.] (Chem.) A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin salts of nitric… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nitroglycerine — Nitroglycerin Ni tro*glyc er*in, Nitroglycerine Ni tro*glyc er*ine(n[imac] tr[ o]*gl[i^]s [ e]r*[i^]n), n. [Nitro + glycerin.] (Chem.) A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nitroglycerine — Nitroglycerin Ni tro*glyc er*in, Nitroglycerine Ni tro*glyc er*ine(n[imac] tr[ o]*gl[i^]s [ e]r*[i^]n), n. [Nitro + glycerin.] (Chem.) A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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