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Use "nitrating" in a sentence
"It is considered probable that the cellulose nitrates are hydrocellulose derivatives, and experimental evidence in favour of this conclusion is supplied by the results of 'nitrating' the celluloses and their oxy - and hydro - derivatives."
"In 'nitrating' the lignocelluloses this phenomenon of internal condensation is much more pronounced (see p. 131)."
"I was often interested in testing recipes for mixtures of oxidizing agents and oxidizeable materials as well as nitrating common household substances."