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trinitrotoluene

[trahy-nahy-troh-tol-yoo-een] /traɪˌnaɪ troʊˈtɒl yuˌin/
noun, Chemistry
1.
TNT.
Also, trinitrotoluol
[trahy-nahy-troh-tol-yoo-ohl] /traɪˌnaɪ troʊˈtɒl yuˌoʊl/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; trinitro- + toluene
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British Dictionary definitions for trinitrotoluene

trinitrotoluene

/traɪˌnaɪtrəʊˈtɒljʊˌiːn/
noun
1.
the full name for TNT
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trinitrotoluene in Science
trinitrotoluene
  (trī-nī'trō-tŏl'y-ēn')   
See TNT.
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