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  • n. The sodium salt of nitrous acid, NaNO2; used as a food preservative and in many industrial applications.

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

  • n. nitrite used to preserve and color food especially in meat and fish products; implicated in the formation of suspected carcinogens


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