Definition of cordite
n. - A smokeless powder composed of nitroglycerin, guncotton, and mineral jelly, and used by the British army and in other services. In making it the ingredients are mixed into a paste with the addition of acetone and pressed out into cords (of various diameters) resembling brown twine, which are dried and cut to length. A variety containing less nitroglycerin than the original is known as cordite M. D. 2
The word "cordite" uses 7 letters: C D E I O R T.
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Words formed by adding one letter before or after cordite (in bold), or to cdeiort in any order:
a - ceratoid c - codirect m - morticed n - centroid doctrine o - coeditor p - depictor r - creditor director s - cordites u - outcried
Shorter words found within cordite:
cedi cero cider cire cite cited citer cod code coder coed coedit coir cor cord core cored cot cote coted credit credo cried de deco decor dice dicer dicot die diet dire direct dirt dit dite do doc doe doer doit dor dore dot dote doter dotier droit ed edict edit editor er erotic et etic ice iced id ire ired it od ode odic oe or orc ore ort otic re rec recti recto red redo rei ret rice riced rid ride riot rioted rite roc rod rode roe rot rote roti ted ti tic tide tie tied tier tire tired tiro to tod toe toed tor torc tore tori toric trice triced tried trio triode trod trode
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