A high explosive, consisting of nitroglycerin and nitrocotton. It is a strong explosive, and a rubberlike, elastic substance, unaffected by water. Taken as a standard of explosive power. CF: dynamite Fay; BS, 12
Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms
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