[niv-ee-uh s] /ˈnɪv i əs/
resembling snow, especially in whiteness; snowy.
resembling snow, esp in colour
- Nitric bacteria
plural noun 1. bacteria that convert nitrites to nitrates in the soil See also nitrobacteria
noun, Chemistry. 1. a colorless or yellowish, fuming, suffocating, caustic, corrosive, water-soluble liquid, HNO 3 , having powerful oxidizing properties, usually obtained from ammonia or from Chile saltpeter: used chiefly in the manufacture of explosives and fertilizers and in organic synthesis. noun 1. a colourless or yellowish fuming corrosive liquid usually used in aqueous solution. […]
[nee-vohz] /niˈvoʊz/ noun 1. (in the French Revolutionary calendar) the fourth month of the year, extending from December 21 to January 19. /nivoz/ noun 1. the fourth month of the French revolutionary calendar, extending from Dec 22 to Jan 20
[niks] /nɪks/ Slang. noun 1. . adverb 2. 1 (def 1). interjection 3. (used as an exclamation, especially of warning): Nix, the cops! verb (used with object) 4. to veto; refuse to agree to; prohibit: to nix the project. [niks] /nɪks/ noun, plural nixes. 1. (in Germanic folklore) a water spirit that draws its victims […]