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Wordnet 3.0


1. of or relating to or containing nitrogen;
[syn: nitrogenous, nitrogen-bearing]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nitrogenous \Ni*trog"e*nous\, a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, nitrogen; as, a nitrogenous principle; nitrogenous compounds. [1913 Webster] Nitrogenous foods. See 2d Note under Food, n., 1. [1913 Webster] Nitroglycerin
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

nitrogenous adj 1: of or relating to or containing nitrogen [syn: nitrogenous, nitrogen-bearing]