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Nitrous

nitrous

1. Of, pertaining to, or containing, niter; of the quality of niter, or resembling it.

2. (Science: chemistry) Of, pertaining to, or designating, any one of those compounds in which nitrogen has a relatively lower valence as contrasted with nitric compounds.

(Science: chemistry) Nitrous acid, a hypothetical acid of nitrogen HNO2, not known in the free state, but forming a well known series of salts, viz, the nitrites. Nitrous oxide. See laughing gas.

Origin: L. Nitrosus full of natron: cf. F. Nitreux. See Niter.


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Please Help Identify My Unkown Bacteria!!

... (I did see a little blue *very minimal*, but still negative compared to the control) Neg indole Neg VP test Pos nitrate reduction ( produced nitrous acid) Pos TSI (hydrogen sulfide produced) Neg oxidase Pos catalase Neg Urea Possible bacteria I am considering, using Bergy Manual (but I could ...

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Re: Legitimate Global Climate Change Skepticism?

... current sea level rises are unwelcome. Other gases being more potent as greenhouse gases compared to CO2? Sure. Methane is lots more potent, as is nitrous oxide. However, CO2 is the one that has increased most and has the greatest impact on warming.

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by skeptic
Sat Jul 31, 2010 10:14 am
 
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Topic: Legitimate Global Climate Change Skepticism?
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ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES AND EFFECTS

... in the Northern Hemisphere. CAUSES .As said, the major cause of global warming is the emission of green house gases like carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide etc into the atmosphere.The major source of carbon dioxide is the power plants. These power plants emit large amounts of carbon dioxide ...

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by rheneelyn
Mon Oct 19, 2009 5:35 am
 
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Colchicine

... an nonfunctional plant (root cells will die). So, make your own conclutions. Now, i'm gonna explain how to use N2O on the plant. Treatments with nitrous oxide in low pressure on flowers just polinized during 10-15 hours. It penetrates easily in tissues and also has easy disappearance, but with ...

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by Cristgonz
Sat Nov 17, 2007 3:09 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Colchicine
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Colchicine

... the cellular partition too. with colchicine you can create the polyploidies. and yes, there is another chemical compounds. You can use N2O (nitrous oxide) on flowers just polinized. And there is another methods to do the same thing that colchicine do. good luck

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by Cristgonz
Fri Nov 16, 2007 6:55 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Colchicine
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