ammonium nitrate dynamite


English-Chinese dictionary of mining (英汉矿业大词典). 2013.

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  • Ammonium nitrate disasters — Ammonium nitrate decomposes into gases including oxygen when heated (non explosive reaction); however, ammonium nitrate can be induced to decompose explosively by detonation. Large stockpiles of the material can be a major fire risk due to their… …   Wikipedia

  • Methyl ammonium nitrate — According to Urbanski in, The Chemistry and Technology of Explosives, vol 2, Methyl ammonium nitrate was first used as an explosive ingredient by the Germans during World War Two. Urbanski, not following standard naming conventions used by… …   Wikipedia

  • nitrate — [ nitrat ] n. m. • 1787; de nitre ♦ Sel de l acide nitrique. ⇒ azotate. Nitrates naturels de soude (⇒ caliche) , de potasse (⇒ nitre, salpêtre) . Nitrates utilisés comme engrais (nitrate de sodium, de potassium, de calcium; d ammonium). Nitrate… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • dynamite — [dī′nə mīt΄] n. [coined (1866 or 1867) by NOBEL Alfred Bernhard < Gr dynamis: see DYNAMIC] 1. a powerful explosive made by soaking nitroglycerin into some absorbent, such as ammonium nitrate and wood pulp 2. Informal anything potentially… …   English World dictionary

  • Dynamite — This article is about the high explosive. For other uses, see Dynamite (disambiguation). Diagram of dynamite. Sawdust (or any other type of absorbent material) soaked in nitroglycerin. Protective coating surrounding the explosive material.… …   Wikipedia

  • dynamite — dynamiter, n. dynamitic /duy neuh mit ik/, adj. dynamitically, adv. /duy neuh muyt /, n., v., dynamited, dynamiting, adj. n. 1. a high explosive, originally consisting of nitroglycerin mixed with an absorbent substance, now with ammonium nitrate… …   Universalium

  • dynamite — I. noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary dynam (from Greek dynamis power) + 1 ite Date: 1867 1. an explosive that is made of nitroglycerin absorbed in a porous material and that often contains ammonium nitrate or cellulose nitrate;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dynamite — dy•na•mite [[t]ˈdaɪ nəˌmaɪt[/t]] n. v. mit•ed, mit•ing, adj. 1) chem. a high explosive, orig. consisting of nitroglycerin mixed with an absorbent substance, now with ammonium nitrate usu. replacing the nitroglycerin 2) any person or thing having… …   From formal English to slang

  • Dynamite — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Dynamite (homonymie). Schéma d un bâton de dynamite et de son câble permettant sa détonation : A. Sciure (ou tout autre type de matériau absorbant) trempée dans de la nitroglycérine B. Revêtement d …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Methylammonium nitrate — Methylammonium nitrate …   Wikipedia

  • Sodium nitrate — IUPAC name …   Wikipedia

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