Definition of 'nitrite'
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There have been some reports of nitrites being involved in certain rare forms of skin cancer. Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)The juice contains nitrates that convert to nitrites when exposed to saliva. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Use of nitrites could lead to a heart attack in people who have blood pressure or heart problems. Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)
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