azote


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azote

(ˈeɪzəʊt; əˈzəʊt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) an obsolete name for nitrogen
[C18: from French, from Greek azōtos ungirded, intended for Greek azōos lifeless]

ni•tro•gen

(ˈnaɪ trə dʒən)

n.
a colorless, odorless, gaseous element that constitutes about four-fifths of the volume of the atmosphere and is present in combined form in animal and vegetable tissues, esp. in proteins. Symbol: N; at. wt.: 14.0067; at. no.: 7; density: 1.2506 g/l at 0°C and 760 mm pressure.
[< French nitrogène (1790); see nitro-, -gen; so named from its presence in nitric acid]
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Noun1.azote - an obsolete name for nitrogenazote - an obsolete name for nitrogen  
atomic number 7, N, nitrogen - a common nonmetallic element that is normally a colorless odorless tasteless inert diatomic gas; constitutes 78 percent of the atmosphere by volume; a constituent of all living tissues
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But if we make the oxygen, we do not make the azote, that medium which the lungs do not absorb, and which ought to remain intact; and that azote will escape rapidly through the open scuttles.
My father said, too, that when he was dead, and I saw Pandafilando about to invade my kingdom, I was not to wait and attempt to defend myself, for that would be destructive to me, but that I should leave the kingdom entirely open to him if I wished to avoid the death and total destruction of my good and loyal vassals, for there would be no possibility of defending myself against the giant's devilish power; and that I should at once with some of my followers set out for Spain, where I should obtain relief in my distress on finding a certain knight-errant whose fame by that time would extend over the whole kingdom, and who would be called, if I remember rightly, Don Azote or Don Gigote.
Asegura la periodista que hasta llego a pasar por la real cabeza abandonar a la Reina Victoria Eugenia para unir su vida a la de la actriz, volviendo a hacer bueno el apodo que la acompana desde hace mas de doce anos de azote de los Borbones
Boxeo, gimnasia y tiro al blanco en el stand subterraneo de la mansion, constituyen la rutina matinal del senor director de Interpol Mexico, el celebre primer comandante de la Policia Judicial Federal, Florencio Carranza, bautizado por sus hombres como el "Tigre", por los periodistas a sueldo como "el azote del narcotrafico" y por los escasos cronistas que se atreven a cuestionarlo como "el mas corrupto entre todos los corruptos".
Hoy sabemos que la mayor parte de esas alteraciones de la vejez se deben a la plaga que recibe el nombre del buen doctor aleman, el mal de Alzheimer; una de las enfermedades que consume mas recursos de la sanidad publica, un azote para las familias afectadas y, sin la menor duda, la peor dolencia imaginable porque termina con la persona antes de que su cuerpo abandone sus funciones vitales.
Rosafue un azote del siglo xix argentino y modelo del peronismo (la necrofilia por Evita, yo lo ignoraba, repite la vindicacion, en 1838, de la fallecida esposa de Rosas, Encarnacion Ezcurra, elevada a los altares civicos de la dictadura federalista).
Zotefoams produces and sells lightweight AZOTE polyolefin and ZOTEK high-performance foams for diverse markets worldwide.
De son cote, le secretaire d'Etat de la production agricole, Omar El Behi, a indique que l'organisation de cette journee d'information, vise a presenter les resultats des enquetes realisees au niveau de la fertilisation par azote, phosphore et potassium.
This program allows using pesticides that are extracted from natural material such as sulfur, copper and plants like garlic and ginger, and other chemical products that disintegrate fast and do not leave any harmful deposits such as phosphate, potassium and azote," Ramez said.
Afin d'encourager sa culture en Algerie, l'orateur evoquera sa richesse en matiere azote digestible, qui augmente le taux de matiere grasse du lait, favorise le transit digestif et influe sur production de la vache laitiere.
Los obsequios estan en relacion directa con el trabajo: un azote, un buey, un asnillo rustico mas valioso que el de Apuleyo, segun observa el paje, dos barriles de agua destilada, velas blancas, un espejo con la imagen de Labricio, etc.
The Dias College mainstay from Panay hurdled Ahmad Azote and Laila Nadera to compensate for his final round loss to Adrian Yulo.