Synonyms for Nitrate:

n.

defoliant, antioxidant, agar, dynamite, colorant, antifreeze, gelignite, dry ice, formalin. chemical (noun)
dioxide, Tetroxide, sulfate, silicate, bisulfide, fulminate, disulfide, carbide, borax, cyanide, phosphate, methyl, hydrate, fluoride, acetone, formaldehyde, peroxide, monoxide, carbonate, citrate, disulfate, ammonia, chemical, bromide, sulfide, benzoate, chromate, nitride, chloride, bicarbonate, ethyl, carbon dioxide, oxide, hydrocarbon, bisulfate, acetate, chlorate, hydroxide, borate, salt, alcohol, iodide, ether, hydride, ketone.

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Other relevant words:
antifreeze, agar, antioxidant, formalin, colorant, defoliant, dynamite, gelignite.

Usage examples for nitrate

  1. The superficial ulcers may be touched with silver nitrate or with a 1 per cent. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  2. A decoction of good hay with some marine salt, or nitrate of potash; a decoction of pellitory or wall- wort, of ground- ivy, or whey, or buttermilk, likewise acidulated, and which the cattle are very partial to, will in every way be suitable for their use. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon