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amyl nitritenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌæm.əlˈnaɪ.traɪt/ /ˌeɪ.məlˈ-/ (also amyl nitrate, uk   /-ˈnaɪ.treɪt/ us   )
a ​drug that can be used for ​increasingpleasure during ​sex and was ​originally used for ​treating angina
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