uranyl nitrate

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Noun1.uranyl nitrate - a yellow salt obtained by the reaction of uranium salts with nitric acid
nitrate - any compound containing the nitrate group (such as a salt or ester of nitric acid)
uranyl, uranyl group, uranyl radical - the bivalent radical UO2 which forms salts with acids
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Syria had even provided a document to support its explanation for the presence of the uranyl nitrate at the MNSR.
A criticality accident was triggered when employees ignored safety regulations and put uranyl nitrate solution, containing around 16.