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Definition 1: a heavy yellow poisonous oily explosive liquid obtained by nitrating glycerol; used in making explosives and medically as a vasodilator (trade names Nitrospan and Nitrostat) - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for nitroglycerine in the sense of this definition

(nitroglycerine is a kind of ...) a drug that causes dilation of blood vessels

(nitroglycerine is a kind of ...) any compound containing the nitrate group (such as a salt or ester of nitric acid)

(... is made of the substance nitroglycerine) mixture of guncotton with nitroglycerin

(... is made of the substance nitroglycerine) explosive powder (nitroglycerin and guncotton and petrolatum) dissolved in acetone and dried and extruded in brown cords

(... is made of the substance nitroglycerine) an explosive containing nitrate sensitized with nitroglycerin absorbed on wood pulp

(... is made of the substance nitroglycerine) trade names for nitroglycerin used as a coronary vasodilator in the treatment of angina pectoris

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