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EtymologyEdit

French nitre, Latin nitrum native soda, natron.

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nitre (countable and uncountable, plural nitres)

  1. British spelling of niter
  2. (obsolete) native sodium carbonate; natron
    • Bible, Jer. ii. 22
      For though thou wash thee with nitre, and take thee much soap, yet thine iniquity is marked before me.

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