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Categories: Inorganic fertilizers, Orthorhombic minerals, Chemical articles having a data page, Potassium compounds, Articles with permanently dead external links
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niter  potassium nitrate  nitre  saltpeter  saltpetre
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(KNO3) used especially as a fertilizer and explosive WordNet 3.0
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(KNO3) used especially as a fertilizer and explosive WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Niter or nitre is the mineral form of potassium nitrate, KNO3. Wikipedia
Potassium nitrate is a chemical compound with the chemical formula KNO3. Wikipedia
Or the mineral Niter, the critical oxidizing component of gunpowder, and a food preservative Wikipedia Disambiguation
The potassium salt of nitric acid, KNO3 OmegaWiki
A mineral form of potassium nitrate (saltpetre) used in making gunpowder. Wiktionary
KNO3, a naturally occurring salt, is an ingredient of gunpowder, is a food preservative, and is an ingredient in toothpaste for sensitive gums. Historically saltpeter has been used in the production of nitric acid HNO3. Other methods are now used. Wiktionary
Potassium nitrate. Wiktionary (translation)