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nide

[nahyd] /naɪd/
noun
1.
a nest or brood, especially of pheasants.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < Latin nīdus nest
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  • Inhibition of respiration is an extensively studied effect of cya- nide.
  • The next section covers general issues in pollution prevention for cya- nide-based plating.
  • Cyanide treatment by an alkaline chlorination process is now widely used and can achieve nearly complete cya- nide destruction.
  • Treatment includes solid settling and alkaline chlorination for cya- nide and phenol destruction.
British Dictionary definitions for nide

nide

/naɪd/
noun
1.
another word for nye
Word Origin
C17: from Latin nīdus nest
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