from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Containing nitrogen.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or containing nitrogen. Also nitrogenic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, nitrogen
  • adjective See 2d Note under Food, n., 1.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of, relating to, or containing nitrogen

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to or containing nitrogen


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