Definition of Nitrations
1. nitration [n] - See also: nitration
Lexicographical Neighbors of Nitrations
Literary usage of Nitrations
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Fundamental Processes of Dye Chemistry by Hans Eduard Fierz-David (1921)
"nitrations. 1- Direct nitration by means of concentrated nitric acid. 2. The substance to be nitrated is first sulphonated and the sulphonic group is then ..."
2. Winston's Cumulative Loose-leaf Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Reference Workedited by Thomas Edward Finegan edited by Thomas Edward Finegan (1922)
"TNT is made from toluene by three successive nitrations. ... The three nitrations may be accomplished in three separate operations or in two operations or ..."