we later (post explosion) discovered nitroglycerine was mixed in with the gunpowder," Christofias said.
What does NG stand for?
NG stands for Nitroglycerine
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of NG
We have 16 other meanings of NG in our Acronym Attic
- News Group
- Next Game (gaming)
- Next Generation
- Nice Guy
- Nigeria (Internet TLD)
- Nigerian Government
- Ninja Gaiden (video game)
Samples in periodicals archive:
That's because bacon contains glycerol, which becomes nitroglycerine and TNT.
Nitroglycerine is an explosive and no one knew how it worked in the body -- did it create small explosions that increased blood circulation?
We also gave intracoronary nitroglycerine to rule out coronary spasm, with no change in the lesion.
In "mail prohibitions", they are classed as "explosives", as are nitroglycerine, fireworks, fuses and flares.
His aim is to hand over a box of medical-grade nitroglycerine to a contact, but his scheme looks shaky as he's had to substitute sugar-water for the substance.
A gel and patch which contain nitroglycerine - favoured by bank robbers - could prove a major breakthrough in the treatment of the condition.