butyl nitrite
noun Date: 1977 an oily liquid ester C4H9NO2 of butyl alcohol and nitrous acid that is inhaled illicitly especially as an aphrodisiaccompare popper

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  • butyl nitrite — noun a colorless pungent liquid sometimes used as a stimulant drug by drug abusers • Syn: ↑isobutyl nitrite • Hypernyms: ↑vasodilator, ↑vasodilative, ↑stimulant, ↑stimulant drug, ↑excitant * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • butyl nitrite — Chem. a volatile liquid, C4H9NO2, the vapor of which can cause headache and vasodilation, used as an active ingredient in some household deodorizers, and misused by inhalation to prolong the sensation of orgasm. Also called isobutyl nitrite.… …   Universalium

  • butyl nitrite — bu′tyl ni′trite n. chem. a volatile liquid, C4H9NO2, used as an active ingredient in some household deodorizers Compare popper 3) • Etymology: 1975–80 …   From formal English to slang

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  • Nitrite de butyle — Général Nom IU …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Amyl nitrite — Not to be confused with amyl nitrate. Amyl nitrite …   Wikipedia

  • Cyclohexyl nitrite — Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

  • Methyl nitrite — Identifiers CAS number 624 91 9 …   Wikipedia

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