c.1400, "native sodium carbonate," from Old French
ni'-ter (nether; nitron):
The double chloride is fused with
I was given spirits of
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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 ...
(Elements & Compounds) another name for potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate. [ C14: via Old French from Latin nitrum, from Greek nitron natron]. Collins English ...
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