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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 ...

Nitre | Define Nitre at Dictionary.com


It consumes very slowly in the fire, and deflagrates like plumbago with nitre. Theory of the Earth, Volume 1 (of 4) James Hutton. What reagents are used to ...

Nitre | Definition of Nitre by Merriam-Webster


Define nitre: —nitre in a sentence. ... Learn More about nitre. Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "nitre". Seen and Heard. What made you want to look up ...

Niter - definition of niter by The Free Dictionary


[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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Nitre is a mineral resource obtained by mining smooth Boulders, which will drop at least one...

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Etymology[edit]. French nitre, Latin nitrum native soda, natron. Pronunciation[edit] . Rhymes: -aɪtə(ɹ). Noun[edit]. nitre (countable and uncountable, plural nitres).

nitre - definition of nitre in English from the Oxford dictionary


Definition of nitre in English: Share this entry. email cite discuss. nitre. Pronunciation: /ˈnʌɪtə/. (US niter) ... For editors and proofreaders. Line breaks: nitre ...

NITER (Potassium Nitrate) - Amethyst Galleries' Mineral Gallery


Niter is one of the few nitrate minerals that is available on the mineral markets. Nitrates are not all that commonly found due to their general ease in dissolving in  ...

Pliny on nitre


It is prepared in pretty nearly the same manner as salt, except that in the salt- pans it is sea-water that is introduced, whereas in the nitre-beds it is the water of the ...

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Topical Bible: Nitre - Bible Hub


ni'-ter (nether; nitron): Nitre as used in the King James Version does not correspond to the present use of that term. Nitre or niter is now applied to sodium or ...

Nitre - definition of nitre by The Free Dictionary


(Elements & Compounds) another name for potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate. [ C14: via Old French from Latin nitrum, from Greek nitron natron]. Collins English ...

Nitre - Definition and Meaning, Bible Dictionary - Bible Study Tools


Nitre Definition and meaning from Bible Dictionary. NITRE ni'-ter (nether; nitron): Nitre as used in the King James Version does not correspond to the present ...