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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Liquid amyl nitrate, similar to the drugs in the school drama.
Dealers dishing out amyl nitrate poppers now face a two-year jail sentence.
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.
You can almost smell the amyl nitrate wafting in from Scott Spahr and Ryan M.
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.
Remembering a party they went to Hollywood she revealed: "I was sitting next to him in the living room when a handful of yellow capsules - most likely amyl nitrate, commonly known as poppers - was offered up by one of the guests.
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.
The court heard Stallard, of Llandaff Road, Cardiff, lured one younger man back to his home with the offer of drinks but put a cloth doused in amyl nitrate, a dance drug known as poppers, over his face and raped him.
New Delhi, Dec 12 (ANI): English supermodel Kate Moss was seen holding what appeared to be the sex drug amyl nitrate on her return from a shopping spree.