bn:00005202n
Noun Concept
Categories: Oxidizing acids, Mineral acids, Nitrogen(+5) compounds, Nitrogen oxoacids, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference
EN
nitric acid  aqua fortis  salpetre acid
EN
Acid used especially in the production of fertilizers and explosives and rocket fuels WordNet 3.0
Definitions
Relations
Sources
EN
Acid used especially in the production of fertilizers and explosives and rocket fuels WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Nitric acid, also known as aqua fortis and spirit of niter, is a highly corrosive mineral acid. Wikipedia
Chemical compound Wikidata
A toxic, corrosive, colorless liquid used to make fertilizers, dyes, explosives, and other chemicals. OmegaWiki
A corrosive liquor made of saltpeter, serving as a solvent for dissolving silver and all other metals except gold. Wiktionary
A transparent, colourless to pale yellow, fuming corrosive liquid, HNO3; a highly reactive oxidizing agent used in the production of fertilizers, explosives, and rocket fuels and in a wide variety of industrial processes; once called aqua fortis. Wiktionary