ammonium nitrate definition

  • noun:
    • A colorless crystalline sodium, NH4NO3, utilized in fertilizers, explosives, and solid rocket propellants.
    • The ammonium salt of nitric acid, NH4NO3; it is found in fertilizers and explosives (particularly in improvised explosive products)
    • used as an explosive and fertilizer and rocket propellant

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