nitrous ether


nitrous ether
/naɪtrəs ˈiθə/ (say nuytruhs 'eethuh)

noun
ethyl nitrite.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • spirit of nitrous ether — Pharm. See ethyl nitrite spirit. [1855 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • spirit of nitrous ether — ethyl nitrite spirit * * * Pharm. See ethyl nitrite spirit. [1855 60] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Spirit of vitriolic ether — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English