noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1882 any of several nitric-acid esters of cellulose used especially for making explosives, plastics, and varnishes

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  • Nitrocellulose — Nitrocellulose[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Nitrocellulose — Nitrocellulose, dérivée de la cel …   Wikipédia en Français

  • nitrocellulose — [ nitroselyloz ] n. f. • 1898; de nitro et cellulose ♦ Techn. Nitrate de cellulose, ester nitrique de la cellulose. ⇒ coton poudre, fulmicoton. ● nitrocellulose nom féminin Nitrate de cellulose. nitrocellulose …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nitrocellulose — Ni tro*cel lu*lose , n. [Nitro + cellulose.] (Chem.) See {Gun cotton}, under {Gun}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nitrocellulose — nitrocellulose. См. нитроцеллюлоза. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • nitrocellulose — [nī΄trōsel′yo͞o lōs΄] n. any ester of nitric acid and cellulose; esp., a pulplike substance produced by the action of nitric acid upon wood, cotton, etc. in the presence of concentrated sulfuric acid: used in making smokeless explosives, plastics …   English World dictionary

  • nitrocellulose — nitrocellulosic, nitrocellulous, adj. /nuy treuh sel yeuh lohs /, n. Chem. See cellulose nitrate. [1880 85; NITRO + CELLULOSE] * * * ▪ chemical compound also called  Cellulose Nitrate,         a mixture of nitric esters of cellulose, and a highly …   Universalium

  • Nitrocellulose — Ni|t|ro|cel|lu|lo|se [↑ Nitro (3)]: ↑ Cellulosenitrat. * * * Nitrocellulose,   richtiger Cellulosenitrat, als Pulver oder in flockiger Form vorliegende weiße Masse, die durch Nitrierung von Cellulose (Baumwolllinters oder Zellstoff) mit …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nitrocellulose — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Cellulosenitrat Andere Namen Nitrozellulose Schießbaumwolle Blitzwatte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • nitrocellulose — Gun Gun (g[u^]n), n. [OE. gonne, gunne; of uncertain origin; cf. Ir., Gael., & LL. gunna, W. gum; possibly (like cannon) fr. L. canna reed, tube; or abbreviated fr. OF. mangonnel, E. mangonel, a machine for hurling stones.] 1. A weapon which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nitrocellulose — nitroceliuliozė statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis HNO₃ ir H₂SO₄ mišiniu paveikta celiuliozė. formulė Formulę žr. priede. priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. cellulose nitrate; nitrocellulose rus. нитроклетчатка; нитроцеллюлоза …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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