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  1. haloxyline(Noun)

    An explosive compound of sawdust, charcoal, niter, and potassium ferrocyanide, formerly used as a substitute for gunpowder.

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  1. Haloxyline(noun)

    an explosive mixture, consisting of sawdust, charcoal, niter, and ferrocyanide of potassium, used as a substitute for gunpowder

  2. Origin: [Gr. "a`ls, "alo`s, salt + xy`lon wood.]

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