[nahy-truh-fee-nawl, -nol] /ˌnaɪ trəˈfi nɔl, -nɒl/
any compound derived from by the replacement of one or more of its ring hydrogen atoms by the nitro group.
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 (meta-nitrophenol) and yellowish (para-nitrophenol) solids, used chiefly as intermediates in organic synthesis and as indicators.
/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 .
[nahy-troh] /ˈnaɪ troʊ/ adjective 1. Chemistry. containing the . noun 2. . 1. a combining form of the nitroso group: nitrosobenzene. /ˈnaɪtrəʊ/ noun 1. (slang) short for nitroglycerine n. abbreviation of nitroglycerine, 1935, slang. nitroso- pref. Nitrosyl: nitrosobenzene. noun nitroglycerin