nitro dye ni·tro dye (nī’trō)
Any of a group of acidic dyes often used in staining cytoplasm.
nitrofuran ni·tro·fu·ran (nī’trō-fyur’ān’, -fyu-rān’) n. Any of several drugs derived from furan that are used to inhibit bacterial growth. nitrofuran (nī’trō-fyr’ān’) Any of several drugs derived from furan that are used to inhibit bacterial growth.
[nahy-troh-fyoo-ran-toh-in] /ˌnaɪ troʊ fyʊˈræn toʊ ɪn/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. an antimicrobial substance, C 8 H 6 N 4 O 5 , used for the treatment of urinary tract infections. nitrofurantoin ni·tro·fur·an·to·in (nī’trō-fyu-rān’tō-ĭn) n. A derivative of nitrofuran used in the treatment of bacterial infections of the urinary tract.
[nahy-troh-jel-uh-tn] /ˌnaɪ troʊˈdʒɛl ə tn/ noun 1. .
[nahy-truh-juh n] /ˈnaɪ trə dʒən/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless, odorless, gaseous element that constitutes about four-fifths of the volume of the atmosphere and is present in combined form in animal and vegetable tissues, especially in proteins: used chiefly in the manufacture of ammonia, nitric acid, cyanide, explosives, fertilizer, dyes, as a cooling agent, etc. […]