mannitol hexanitrate


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mannitol hexanitrate

[′man·ə‚tȯl ‚hek·sə′nī‚trāt]
(organic chemistry)
C6H8(ONO2)6 Explosive colorless crystals; soluble in alcohol, acetone, and ether, insoluble in water; melts at 112°C; used in explosives and medicine.