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Probably extract their niter from the dung of their horses and cows. The Return H. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire. In Death Valley thirty thousand acres of ...

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Middle English nitre natron, from Middle French, from Latin nitrum, from Greek nitron, from Egyptian nṯry. First Known Use: 1667 ...

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[Middle English nitre, sodium carbonate, natron, from Old French, from Latin nitrum, from Greek nitron, from Egyptian nṯr.] American Heritage® Dictionary of the ...

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Aug 28, 2009 ... Top Definition. Niter. Person who only works at nite or person who is only functional at nite and may sleep all day. Similar to the Night Owl. 1.

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Define niter in American English and get synonyms. What is niter? niter meaning, pronunciation and more by Macmillan Dictionary.

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Definition of “niter” | The official Collins English Dictionary online. Comprehensive and authoritative, rely on Collins for up-to-date English with insights into ...

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niter (countable and uncountable, plural niters). (obsolete) Sodium carbonate. ( US, chemistry) A mineral form of potassium nitrate used in making gunpowder.

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Ð Black flux, a mixture of carbonate of potash and charcoal, obtained by deflagrating tartar with half its weight of niter. Webster, Noah. To burn well the paper ...

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potassium nitrate; sodium nitrate. Origin of niter. Middle English nitre ; from Middle French ; from Classical Latin nitrum ; from Classical Greek nitron, native soda, ...

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Niter, or nitre ("chiefly British variant"), is the mineral form of potassium nitrate, KNO3, also known as saltpeter or saltpetre. Historically, the term "niter" was not ... More »
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