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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a flammable toluene derivative, C7H5N3O6, used as a high explosive and in the manufacture of dyestuffs and photographic chemicals.

    Category: Chemistry

    Ref: Also called trinitrotoluene.

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  1. Trademark.Turner Network Television (a cable TV channel).

    Category: Radio and Television

Princeton's WordNet

  1. TNT, trinitrotoluene(noun)

    explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of toluene


  1. TNT

    TNT is a Norwegian hard rock/glam metal band from Trondheim, formed in 1982. The band has released twelve studio albums, three EPs and two live albums while going through numerous line-up changes since its formation. Guitarist Ronni Le Tekrø is the only consistent member of TNT.

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a type of explosive material

The bridge was blown up with TNT.

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