Meaning of GELIGNITE in English

GELIGNITE

gel ‧ ig ‧ nite /ˈdʒelɪɡnaɪt/ BrE AmE noun [uncountable]

[ Date: 1800-1900 ; Origin: gelatin + Latin ignis 'fire' + English -ite ]

a powerful explosive

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