A transparent, colorless to yellowish, fuming corrosive fluid, HNO3, an extremely reactive oxidizing broker utilized in producing fertilizers, explosives, and rocket fuels plus in a wide variety of industrial metallurgical procedures. Also called aqua fortis.
A transparent, colourless to pale-yellow, fuming corrosive fluid, HNO3; a highly reactive oxidizing broker utilized in producing fertilizers, explosives, and rocket fuels plus numerous industrial procedures; when known as aqua fortis.
acid utilized particularly in the production of fertilizers and explosives and rocket fuels
A figure of speech in which the expression is an evident exaggeration of the meaning intended to be conveyed or by which things are represented as much greater or less better or worse than they really are a statement exaggerated fancifully through excitement or for effect...