a synthetic chemical compound belonging to the benzodiazepine group of drugs; a minor tranquillizer used mainly in sleeping tablets, such as Mogadon. Formula: C15H11N3O3
[nahy-ter] /ˈnaɪ tər/ noun, Chiefly British. 1. . [nahy-ter] /ˈnaɪ tər/ noun 1. . 2. . /ˈnaɪtə/ noun 1. another name for potassium nitrate, sodium nitrate /ˈnaɪtə/ noun 1. the usual US spelling of nitre n. c.1400, “native sodium carbonate,” from Old French nitre (13c.), from Latin nitrum, from Greek nitron, which is possibly of […]
[nahy-trik] /ˈnaɪ trɪk/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. containing nitrogen, usually in the pentavalent state. 2. of or relating to niter. /ˈnaɪtrɪk/ adjective 1. of or containing nitrogen, esp in the pentavalent state adj. 1794, originally in reference to acid obtained initially from distillation of saltpeter; see nitre + -ic. Perhaps immediately from French nitrique. Known as […]
[nahy-uh-beyt] /ˈnaɪ əˌbeɪt/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any salt of niobic acid; columbate.
Nicaragua-cordoba oro (currency)