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trinitrocresol

[trahy-nahy-troh-kree-sohl] /traɪˌnaɪ troʊˈkri soʊl/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a yellow, crystalline compound, C 7 H 5 N 3 O 7 , used in high explosives.
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trinitrocresol

/traɪˌnaɪtrəʊˈkriːsɒl/
noun
1.
a yellow crystalline highly explosive compound. Formula: CH3C6H(OH)(NO2)3
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