ammonium picrate

picrato de amônia

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • ammonium picrate — noun : a yellow or red salt of picric acid NH4OC6H2(NO3)3 used as an explosive, its resistance to impact, shock, and friction permitting its use in armor piercing projectiles …   Useful english dictionary

  • Picrate d'ammonium —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Dunite. Picrate d ammonium Picrate d ammonium …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Picrate — A picrate is a salt or an ester of picric acid (a 2,4,6 trinitrophenol). But it could also be an additional compound which picric acid forms with many aromatic hydrocarbons, aromatic amines, aliphatic amines, alkalines, and other compounds cite… …   Wikipedia

  • picrate — [ pikrat ] n. m. • 1836; de picr(o) et suff. chim. ate 1 ♦ Chim. Sel de l acide picrique. Le picrate d ammonium est un explosif. 2 ♦ (1916; nom d un café 1882) Fam. Vin rouge de mauvaise qualité. Il « s envoyait viande et légume avec ses deux… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Dunnite — Not to be confused with dunite. Dunnite IUPAC name Ammonium 2,4,6 trinitrophenolate …   Wikipedia

  • explosive — explosively, adv. explosiveness, n. /ik sploh siv/, adj. 1. tending or serving to explode: an explosive temper; Nitroglycerin is an explosive substance. 2. pertaining to or of the nature of an explosion: explosive violence. 3. likely to lead to… …   Universalium

  • chemical industry — Introduction       complex of processes, operations, and organizations engaged in the manufacture of chemicals and their derivatives.       Although the chemical industry may be described simply as the industry that uses chemistry and… …   Universalium

  • dunnite — /dun uyt/, n. an ammonium picrate explosive used as a bursting charge for armor piercing projectiles and in high explosive shells; explosive D. [named after Col. B. W. Dunn (1860 1936), U.S. Army, the inventor; see ITE1] * * * dunnite /dunˈīt/… …   Useful english dictionary

  • RDX — For other uses, see RDX (disambiguation). RDX …   Wikipedia

  • picric acid — Chem. a yellow, crystalline, water soluble, intensely bitter, poisonous acid, C6H3N3O7, used chiefly in explosives. Also called carbazotic acid, nitroxanthic acid, picronitric acid /puy kroh nuy trik, puy kroh /, trinitrophenol. [1850 55] * * * ▪ …   Universalium

  • Ecrasite — is an explosive material which is unaffected by moisture, shock or fire. It is a mixture of ammonium cresylate with picric acid. It was invented in 1888 1889 by Siersch and Kubin, and used in Austria to load artillery shells.Ecrasite is prepared… …   Wikipedia

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