TITLE

nitroglycerin

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1472
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "nitroglycerin" is presented. It refers to any nitrate of glycerol, but specifically the trinitrate - a heavy, oily, explosive, colorless liquid obtained by treating glycerol with nitric and sulfuric acids. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21237746

 

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