[nahy-truh-par-uh-fin] /ˌnaɪ trəˈpær ə fɪn/
any of a class of compounds derived from the methane series in which a hydrogen atom is replaced by a nitro group.
any of a class of colourless toxic compounds with the general formula CnH2n+1NO2
[nahy-truh-fee-nawl, -nol] /ˌnaɪ trəˈfi nɔl, -nɒl/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any compound derived from by the replacement of one or more of its ring hydrogen atoms by the nitro group. 2. any of three water-soluble, crystalline isomers of such a derivative, having the formula C 6 H 5 NO 3 , occurring in yellow (ortho-nitrophenol) pale-yellow […]
/naɪˈtrɒfɪləs/ adjective 1. (of plants) growing in soil well supplied with nitrogen
- Nitroprusside test
nitroprusside test ni·tro·prus·side test (nī’trō-prŭs’īd’) n. A test for cystinuria in which sodium cyanide and then nitroprusside are added to urine.
noun 1. . noun, Chemistry. 1. the univalent group –NO 2 .