Definición de nitro-compound en Inglés

nitro-compound

Pronunciación /ˌnʌɪtrə(ʊ)ˈkɒmpaʊnd/

nombre

Química
  • 1An organic compound containing a nitro group.

  • 2Specifically an explosive mixture prepared using nitric acid (now rare).

Origen

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Gregory (1803–1858), chemist and psychic investigator.