dinitrogen tetroxide


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dinitrogen tetroxide

n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless gaseous substance that exists in equilibrium with nitrogen dioxide. As the temperature is reduced the proportion of the tetroxide increases. Formula: N2O4
Translations
dinitrogentetroxid
distickstofftetroxid
tetróxido de dinitrógeno
typpitetraoksidi
peroxyde d'azote
tetrossido di diazoto
dinitrogentetraoksid
tetratlenek diazotu
tetróxido de nitrogênio
kvävetetroxid
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Normally rcss use hydrazine and dinitrogen tetroxide (nto) as propellants.
The spacecraft's mass at launch was some 13 tonnes, most of which was the propellants unsymmetrical dimethylhydrazine (UDMH) and dinitrogen tetroxide (DTO).
In other words, the security plan for a company that ships five-gallon cans of paint would look significantly different than the plan for a shipper moving cylinders of dinitrogen tetroxide, a toxic gas that is also an oxidizer and a corrosive substance used in rocket fuel.