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- n. The unstable compound HNO
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- adj. an unstable nitrogen acid, NOH, whose salts are produced by reduction of the nitrates, although the acid itself is not isolated in the free state except as a solution in water; -- called also nitrosylic acid.
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- n. an explosive white crystalline weak acid (H2N2O2)
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