What does the word nitrogen mean?

Usage examples for nitrogen

  1. This seems to be well within the maximum velocities attainable by the molecules of oxygen, nitrogen, and other gases. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  2. Farming has been very much a mining process, the utilizing of fertility easily at hand and the moving- on to lands unspoiled of quick potash and nitrogen. – The Holy Earth by L. H. Bailey
  3. And to himself he added: " Now we'll see what pure nitrogen will do in a real scrap." – The Hammer of Thor by Charles Willard Diffin