from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A yellow crystalline compound, CH3C6H2(NO2)3, used mainly as a high explosive.
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- Initialism of Trinitrotoluene. (an explosive substance used in blasting)
- Initialism of Dynamite. (an explosive)
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- n. explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of toluene
t(ri)n(itro)t(oluene).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)