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Categories: Cordite, Firearm propellants, British inventions, Ammunition
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cordite
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Explosive powder (nitroglycerin and guncotton and petrolatum) dissolved in acetone and dried and extruded in brown cords WordNet 3.0
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Cordite is a family of smokeless propellants developed and produced in the United Kingdom since 1889 to replace gunpowder as a military propellant. Wikipedia
Family of smokeless propellants Wikidata
A smokeless propellent made by combining two high explosives: nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine, used in some firearm ammunition. OmegaWiki
A smokeless propellent made by combining two high explosives, nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine, used in some firearm ammunition. Wiktionary
A smokeless propellent used in some firearm ammunition. Wiktionary (translation)
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