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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Highly flammable nitrocellulose used in making collodion and plastics and lacquers.

Usage examples (2)
  • Creative and innovative, always interested in new techniques and materials, Siqueiros frequently used pyroxylin, a substance related to gun-cotton, which dries with...
  • Collodion is made by dissolving 5 grams of pyroxylin in the following mixture: for more
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