from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A carcinogenic nitrosamine, C2H6N2O, that occurs in tobacco smoke and certain foods.
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- n. a simple nitrosamine, (CH3)2N-N=O, found in tobacco smoke; it is carcinogenic
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