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Daemon
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saltpeter

(noun) (KNO3) Used especially as a fertilizer and explosive.

Synonyms: niter, potassium nitrate

Usage: Gunpowder was not invented by any one; it was the lineal successor of the Greek fire, which, like itself, was composed of sulfur and saltpeter.
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saltpeter
Definition: (noun) (KNO3) Used especially as a fertilizer and explosive.
Synonyms: niter, potassium nitrate
Usage: Gunpowder was not invented by any one; it was the lineal successor of the Greek fire, which, like itself, was composed of sulfur and saltpeter.
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saltpeter
- potassium nitrate, niter
- fertilizer, plant food
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