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TNT

 (tē′ĕn-tē′)
n.
A yellow crystalline aromatic compound, C7H5N3O6, used mainly as a high explosive.

[t(ri)n(itro)t(oluene).]

TNT

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene; a yellow solid: used chiefly as a high explosive and is also an intermediate in the manufacture of dyestuffs. Formula: CH3C6H2(NO2)3

TNT1

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a flammable toluene derivative, C7H5N3O6, used as a high explosive and in the manufacture of dyestuffs and photographic chemicals.
Also called trinitrotoluene.
[1910–15]

TNT2

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Trademark. Turner Network Television (a cable TV channel).

TNT

(tē′ĕn-tē′)
Short for trinitrotoluene. A yellow, crystalline compound used mainly as an explosive.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.TNT - explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of tolueneTNT - explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of toluene
explosive compound - a compound that is explosive
Translations
نَوع من المَواد المُتَفَجِّرَه
TNT
TNTtrotyl
TNT
trinitrotoluolas
trinitrotoluols , trotils
TNT

TNT

N ABBR =trinitrotolueneTNT m

TNT

[ˌtiːɛnˈtiː] n abbr (=trinitrotoluene) → TNT m

TNT

abbr of trinitrotolueneTNT nt

TNT

[ˌtiːɛnˈtiː] n abbr =trinitrotolueneT.N.T. m

TNT

(tiːenˈtiː) noun
a type of explosive material. The bridge was blown up with TNT.
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