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nitroglycerineni‧tro‧gly‧ce‧rine, nitroglycerin /ˌnaɪtrəʊˈɡlɪsərən, -riːn $ -troʊˈɡlɪsərɪn/ noun [uncountable]  PMWTa chemical used to make a powerful liquid explosive and also in some medicines
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nitroglycerineThe Subway Series lumbers along like a freight train overloaded with nitroglycerine on a mountain pass.
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