nitrogen mustard
noun Date: 1943 any of various toxic blistering compounds analogous to mustard gas but containing nitrogen instead of sulfur

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  • nitrogen mustard — n any of various toxic blistering compounds analogous to mustard gas but containing nitrogen instead of sulfur esp mechlorethamine * * * see chlormethine * * * 1. mechlorethamine hydrochloride. 2. any of a group of cytotoxic alkylating agents… …   Medical dictionary

  • nitrogen mustard — n. any of a class of compounds similar to mustard gas, but having an amino nitrogen in place of a sulfur atom: used in the treatment of cancers, etc …   English World dictionary

  • nitrogen mustard — nitrogen mustard. См. азотистый иприт. (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.

  • Nitrogen mustard — HN1 (bis(2 chloroethyl)ethylamine) …   Wikipedia

  • nitrogen mustard — azoto ipritas statusas T sritis chemija formulė RN(CH₂CH₂Cl)₂; čia R=–CH₂CH₂Cl, –C₂H₅ arba –CH₃ atitikmenys: angl. nitrogen mustard rus. азотистый иприт …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • nitrogen mustard — Chem. any of the class of poisonous, blistering compounds, as C5H11Cl2N, analogous in composition to mustard gas but containing nitrogen instead of sulfur: used in the treatment of cancer and similar diseases; mechlorethamine. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • nitrogen mustard — noun any of a series of compounds, analagous to mustard gas with sulfur replaced by nitrogen, that have been used in the treatment of cancer …   Wiktionary

  • nitrogen mustard — noun a toxic compound resembling mustard gas in structure; important in cancer treatment • Hypernyms: ↑compound, ↑chemical compound …   Useful english dictionary

  • nitrogen-mustard gas — azoto ipritas statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių apibrėžtis Pūliuojamoji patvarioji kovinė nuodingoji medžiaga. Šviežios žuvies kvapo geltonai rudas riebalingas skystis. Pagrindinė kovinė būsena – lašai. Lydymosi temperatūra 60 °C …   Apsaugos nuo naikinimo priemonių enciklopedinis žodynas

  • HN3 (nitrogen mustard) — Tris(2 chloroethyl)amine …   Wikipedia

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