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nitrogennoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈnaɪ.trə.dʒən/ (symbol N)
a ​chemicalelement that is a ​gas with no ​colour or ​taste, ​forms most of the earth's atmosphere, and is a ​part of all ​living things
(Definition of nitrogen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nitrogennoun [U]

 us   /ˈnɑɪ·trə·dʒən/
biology, chemistry a ​gas, one of the ​chemicalelements, that has no ​color or ​taste, is a ​part of all ​living things, and ​forms about 78 ​percent of the earth’s atmosphere (= ​mixture of ​gasessurrounding it)
(Definition of nitrogen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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