how to pronounce nitrite


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nitrite is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of nitrite


  1. Any salt or ester of nitrous acid.
  2. The univalent radical -NO2, and the anion NO2^-.

nitrite frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nitrite occurs in english on average 0.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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