noun. ['ˈnaɪtrədʒən'] a common nonmetallic element that is normally a colorless odorless tasteless inert diatomic gas; constitutes 78 percent of the atmosphere by volume; a constituent of all living tissues.
- chemical element
- atomic number 7
- liquid nitrogen
- leaded gasoline
- unleaded gasoline
- nitrogène (French)
Words that Rhyme with Nitrogen
Example sentences of the word nitrogen
1. Noun, singular or mass
The bean plant produces nutrients for the bacteria, while the bacteria fix nitrogen for the beans.
It doesn’t need nitrogen rich soil or earth that is heavily treated with organic matter.
adjective. of or relating to or containing nitrogen.