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part of speech: noun

A white explosive compound made by the action of strong nitric acid on starch or woody fibre- related to gun- cotton, but exploding with less violence.

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A scientific or semi- scientific term for any place where parasites, worms, or insects lodge and lay their eggs; a nest or hatching- place. ...

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