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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any of various neutral compounds which are characterized by the group NNO and of which some are powerful carcinogens

Usage examples (18)
  • In the case of your sausages, I would assume that they are cured and not cooked, so the nitrosamine content would be pretty low.
  • Federally funded research into the nitrosamine levels of leading smokeless brands places Star's Ariva and Stonewall brands at the top of the least-harmful list.
  • It is made without dyes and is BPA and nitrosamine free.
  • Australian cigarettes contain about 20 percent of the nitrosamine content of U.S. for more
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