Meaning of nitrocotton in English:

nitrocotton

noun

historical
  • Guncotton.

Pronunciation

nitrocotton

/ˌnʌɪtrə(ʊ)ˈkɒtn/ /ˈnʌɪtrə(ʊ)ˌkɒtn/

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Scientific American.