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nitro-

[′nī·trō]
(chemistry)
Chemical prefix showing the presence of the NO2- radical.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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International Programme on Chemical Safety, Environmental Health Criteria 229, Selected Nitro- and Nitrooxy-polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons.