blasting gelatin


blasting gelatin
a type of plastic dynamite containing about 7 percent of a cellulose nitrate, used chiefly in underwater work.

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  • Blasting gelatin — Gelatin Gel a*tin, Gelatine Gel a*tine, n. [F. g[ e]latine, fr. L. gelare to congeal. See {Geal}.] (Chem.) Animal jelly; glutinous material obtained from animal tissues by prolonged boiling. Specifically (Physiol. Chem.), a nitrogeneous colloid,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blasting gelatin — sprogstamoji želatina statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Koloksilinu (5–10%) želatinizuotas nitroglicerolis. atitikmenys: angl. blasting gelatin; blasting gelatine; explosive gelatin; explosive gelatine rus. взрывчатый желатин; взрывчатый… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • blasting gelatin — noun mixture of guncotton with nitroglycerin • Hypernyms: ↑explosive mixture • Substance Meronyms: ↑cellulose nitrate, ↑nitrocellulose, ↑guncotton, ↑nitrocotton, ↑nitroglycerin, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gelatin — Gel a*tin, Gelatine Gel a*tine, n. [F. g[ e]latine, fr. L. gelare to congeal. See {Geal}.] (Chem.) Animal jelly; glutinous material obtained from animal tissues by prolonged boiling. Specifically (Physiol. Chem.), a nitrogeneous colloid, not… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gelatin process — Gelatin Gel a*tin, Gelatine Gel a*tine, n. [F. g[ e]latine, fr. L. gelare to congeal. See {Geal}.] (Chem.) Animal jelly; glutinous material obtained from animal tissues by prolonged boiling. Specifically (Physiol. Chem.), a nitrogeneous colloid,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gelatin dynamite — noun : a powerful water resistant blasting explosive consisting of a jellylike mass of nitroglycerin and lower nitrated cellulose nitrate incorporated with a base (as wood pulp mixed with sodium nitrate) compare ammonia gelatin, blasting gelatin… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blasting gelatine — sprogstamoji želatina statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Koloksilinu (5–10%) želatinizuotas nitroglicerolis. atitikmenys: angl. blasting gelatin; blasting gelatine; explosive gelatin; explosive gelatine rus. взрывчатый желатин; взрывчатый… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Vegetable gelatin — Gelatin Gel a*tin, Gelatine Gel a*tine, n. [F. g[ e]latine, fr. L. gelare to congeal. See {Geal}.] (Chem.) Animal jelly; glutinous material obtained from animal tissues by prolonged boiling. Specifically (Physiol. Chem.), a nitrogeneous colloid,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • explosive gelatin — sprogstamoji želatina statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Koloksilinu (5–10%) želatinizuotas nitroglicerolis. atitikmenys: angl. blasting gelatin; blasting gelatine; explosive gelatin; explosive gelatine rus. взрывчатый желатин; взрывчатый… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Gelatine — Gelatin Gel a*tin, Gelatine Gel a*tine, n. [F. g[ e]latine, fr. L. gelare to congeal. See {Geal}.] (Chem.) Animal jelly; glutinous material obtained from animal tissues by prolonged boiling. Specifically (Physiol. Chem.), a nitrogeneous colloid,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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