Mannitol-hexanitrate



noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology.
1.
a colorless, crystalline, water-insoluble, explosive solid, C 6 H 8 N 6 O 1 8 , used as a fulminating agent in percussion caps and in the treatment of hypertension and coronary insufficiency.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Mannose

    [man-ohs] /ˈmæn oʊs/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a hexose, C 6 H 1 2 O 6 , obtained from the hydrolysis of the ivory nut and yielding mannitol upon reduction. /ˈmænəʊs; -nəʊz/ noun 1. a hexose sugar found in mannitol and many polysaccharides. Formula: C6H12O6 mannose man·nose (mān’ōs’) n. A monosaccharide obtained from various plants by […]

  • Mannosidosis

    mannosidosis man·no·si·do·sis (mān’ə-sĭ-dō’sĭs) n. An inherited disorder caused by the deficiency of an enzyme necessary for the metabolism of mannose and characterized by mental retardation, kyphosis, and an enlarged tongue, with the accumulation of mannose in the body tissues.



  • Mann-whitney test

    /ˈmænˈwɪtnɪ/ noun 1. a statistical test of the difference between the distributions of data collected in two experimental conditions applied to unmatched groups of subjects but comparing the distributions of the ranks of the scores Also called Wilcoxon Mann-Whitney test

  • Manny

    [man-ee] /ˈmæn i/ noun 1. a male given name, form of .



Disclaimer: Mannitol-hexanitrate definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.