Meaning of GELIGNITE in English


ˈjelə̇gˌnīt noun

( -s )

Etymology: gel atin + Latin ign is fire + English -ite — more at ignite

: a gelatin dynamite in which the adsorbent base is largely potassium nitrate or a similar nitrate usually with some wood pulp

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