Definitions for saltpetrous

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  1. saltpetrous(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to saltpetre.

    saltpetrous caves

  2. Origin: Compare salpètreux.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Saltpetrous(adj)

    pertaining to saltpeter, or partaking of its qualities; impregnated with saltpeter

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. salptreux.]

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