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  • adjective Treated with nitrogen or a nitrogen compound.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of nitrogenize.


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  • The nitrogenized fertilizer factory came afterwards, and this was a great industry, the biggest in Cuba, with a production capacity of more than 400,000 tons per year.


  • Urea nitrogenized fertilizer, 80.3 in 1969; 141 in 1974.


  • If we want to build a plant such as the one in Cienfuegos, with a capacity to produce half a million tons of nitrogenized fertilizers per year — fertilizers we are now importing, since what we produce here is not actually made here but is rather mixed of various elements we import — we will have to invest more than forty million dollars.

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  • The production of fertilizer, without disagreeing with the comrades of Cubanita or Matanzas, is beginning to be developed, and they were the first to produce nitrogenized fertilizer.


  • But the herb under consideration contains a relatively larger proportion of inorganic salts, as those of lime, potassa, and ammonia, -- and especially of highly nitrogenized substances; which explains why tobacco is so exhausting a crop to the soil, and why ashes are among its best fertilizers.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 06, No. 34, August, 1860

  • It helps digest fatty matters by its emulsive powers; it has been more recently supposed to form a sort of _peptone_ with nitrogenized articles also; but, what is more to our purpose, it turns starch into sugar even more quickly than the saliva itself.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 06, No. 34, August, 1860

  • It is a nitrogenized matter which seems to belong to the group of alkaloids; is uncrystallizable, finely granular, and brown in mass.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 384, May 12, 1883

  • These are ferments, such as _Bacillus amylobacter, _ or butyric ferment, and _B. septicus_, or ferment of the putrefaction of nitrogenized substances.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 446, July 19, 1884

  • The milk indeed shows an unusually great preponderance of the non-nitrogenized elements, and this seems to correspond with the wants of the animal, since fatty tissues are greatly developed in elephants.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 288, July 9, 1881

  • As may be seen from the subjoined analyses, given by v. Gorup Besanez, [1] the milk belongs to the class of which woman's and mare's milk are members, especially as regards the proportion of the non-nitrogenized to the nitrogenized elements.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 288, July 9, 1881


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