denitration definition

  • noun:
    • The removal of nitrate or other nitrogen compounds, specially from water; denitrification
    • A disengaging, or removal, of nitric acid.
    • A freeing from nitric acid.
    • the entire process of the removal of the lower oxids of nitrogen from nitrous vitriol in making sulphuric acid. See denitrate, 2.
    • The process of removing the nitric-acid radical from guncotton or any other nitric esters, regenerating cellulose, etc. See denitrate, 3.
    • removing nitrate or any other nitrogen substances, particularly from water; denitrification
    • A disengaging, or elimination, of nitric acid.
    • A freeing from nitric acid.
    • the entire process of removing the low oxids of nitrogen from nitrous vitriol in creating sulphuric acid. See denitrate, 2.
    • The process of eliminating the nitric-acid radical from guncotton or any other nitric esters, regenerating cellulose, etc. See denitrate, 3.

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