nitrogenous

nitrogenous

[nahy-troj-uh-nuhs]
adjective
containing nitrogen.

Origin:
1830–40; nitrogen + -ous

hypernitrogenous, adjective
unnitrogenous, adjective
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nitrogenous (naɪˈtrɒdʒɪnəs)
 
adj
containing nitrogen or a nitrogen compound: a nitrogenous fertilizer

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nitrogenous ni·trog·e·nous (nī-trŏj'ə-nəs)
adj.
Relating to or containing nitrogen.

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nitrogenous   (nī-trŏj'ə-nəs)  Pronunciation Key 
Containing nitrogen or a compound of nitrogen.
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