blasting gelatin definition

  • noun:
    • an explosive, containing about ninety-five components of nitroglycerin and five of collodion.
    • A blasting-compound comprising 7 areas of guncotton and 4 of camphor mixed in 89 parts of nitroglycerin. Also referred to as nitrogelatin and explosive gelatin.
    • blend of guncotton with nitroglycerin
    • an explosive, containing about ninety-five areas of nitroglycerin and five of collodion.
    • A blasting-compound consisting of 7 elements of guncotton and 4 of camphor dissolved in 89 parts of nitroglycerin. Also known as nitrogelatin and volatile gelatin.
    • blend of guncotton with nitroglycerin

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