guncotton : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a nitric acid ester; used in lacquers and explosives
- A roll of ordinary ticker-tape, turned into guncotton, was fed between two copper rolls into the cylinder and exploded electrically.
- Huge quantities of guncotton were made from cotton received a bale at a time.
- Since then he has had one du Pont job after another: black powder, sporting powder, guncotton.