amyl nitrate


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amyl nitrate

[′am·əl ′nī‚trāt]
(organic chemistry)
C5H11ONO2 An ester of amyl alcohol added to diesel fuel to raise the cetane number.
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Although sometimes prescribed for medicinal purposes, amyl nitrate is widely available in clubs and often used to heighten sexual arousal.
Dealers dishing out amyl nitrate poppers now face a two-year jail sentence.
The Smile singer said that her father took her to the Glastonbury Festival in England at the time, where he sold amyl nitrate to music fans.
It covered illicit drugs including cannabis, cocaine and tranquillisers obtained illegally, as well as glue and amyl nitrate.
Fatal interactions have been reported between PDE5 inhibitors and nitrates (used to treat heart disease) or amyl nitrate (an illicit party drug), he noted.
Pink pepper, violets, jasmine, amyl nitrate and amber are the signature whiffs which will cling to your skin for months, despite serious scrubbing until your skin peels.
He asked me if I knew what amyl nitrate was and I said I knew it was poppers because I had a lot of gay friends.
On December 22 last year, Anthony Liles, aged 52, of Mountjoy Close, Willenhall, was jailed at Coventry Crown Court for three years after a judge heard how he sat two boys, aged five and six, on his lap and gave them a form of the amyl nitrate drug.
If you had muttonchop sideburns or a handlebar mustache, short-cropped hair, gold chains clanking on you chest, boots at all times, wraparound glasses of a certain tint, and telltale amyl nitrate burns around your nostrils, you didn't need to have a mirror.
An inquiry at Glasgow Academy discovered that four third-formers admitted having amyl nitrate on a night out.
His recollection had varied on specifically where he had met Mr Stallard, how many times he was sick and where, whether a cloth doused with amyl nitrate was applied to his face, as claimed, and the number of times he claimed this had happened.