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Definition of the noun tonite

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noun

  1. [US, nonstandard] [informal, entertainment industry] [alternative spelling of, tonight]

Music

  1. "Tonite" is the third single from rapper DJ Quik's debut album Quik is the Name. It samples "Kleeer's" Tonight and Tonight's the Night by Betty Wright.
  2. "Tonite" is the thirteenth studio album of German band Bad Boys Blue. It was released on July 24,...

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Tonite is an explosive sometimes used in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. It consists of a mixture of equal weights of barium nitrate and guncotton.

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Google previewA manual on explosives (1916)

by Albert R. J. Ramsey, Hubert Claude Weston

TONITE is a blasting explosive, made in three qualities, and which is essentially a mixture of guncotton and a nitrate, preferably that of potassium or barium. The gun-cotton used is manufactured in the manner described hereinafter in Chapter  ...

Google previewDictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines ... [ed] by Robert Hunt ... (1878)

by Andrew Ure

The following has been received from the works at Faversham in answer to an inquiry respecting the name : — ' The word tonite is a misnomer altogether, and ought never to be used, the proper title of the explosive being ' cotton powder,' and ;...

Google previewColumbian cyclopedia (1897)

Tonite is a mixture of finely macerated gun-cotton with about its own weight of barium nitrate. Punshon'a gun-cotton (blasting and torpedoes) is coated or impregnated with sugar, so as to preEXPLOSIVES. serve a granular constitution, and ...

Google previewDiseases of Occupation and Vocational Hygiene (1916)

by George Martin Kober, William Clinton Hanson

Tonite is a mixture of gun cotton and nitrate of barium in almost equal proportions. Solenite, also used as a military powder in Italy, is composed of ...

Google previewUres̓ Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines (1879)

Containing a Clear Exposition of Their Principles and Practice by Andrew Ure, Robert Hunt, Frederick William Rudler

The following has been re ceived from the works at Favershsm in answer to an inquiry respecting the name :—— ' The word tonite is a misnomer altogether, and ought never to be used, the proper title of the explosive being ' cotton powder,' ;...

Google previewA Short Account of Explosives (1917)

by Arthur Marshall

The explosive thus made is called Tonite. That manufactured by the Cotton Powder Co. ,consists of equal parts of guncotton and barium nitrate, and is made in the form of cylindrical compressed cartridges, but it is not used very much now.

Google previewInformation from Abroad (1891)

General Information Series by United States. Office of Naval Intelligence

Tonite is a compound of Gun-cotton and ;...

Google previewKnowledge: a Weekly Magazine (1891)

Supplementing All Cyclopedias. V. 1; June-Dec 1890

Tonite is a mixture of finely macerated gun-cotton with about its own weight ot barium nitrate. Punahon'a gun-cotton (blasting and torpedoes) is coated or impregnated with sugar, so as to preserve a granular constitution, and insure regularity ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2010, 2d ed. (2008)

by Vincent Terrace

Tonite. (Pilot; Variety; NBC; May 9, 1978). A program of music, songs and comedy sketches featuring an African American cast. Regulars: Cleavon Little, Paula Kelly, Marion Ramsey, Shon Vaughn, Charles Valentino. Guests: Todd Bridges ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1901)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

Various instruments have lieen used, such as bells, gongs, steam-whistles, guns, sound-rockets, tonite charges, reed trumpets, and sirens sounded by compressed air or steam. The Daboll fog-horn and siren are of American origin, the siren ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia: Swastika to Zyrianovsk and index (1896)

America, ais Venice White, Baryta Tonite, Blasting Tungabhadra, Toombudra Venner, Fifth Monarchy Men Tonsilitis, Quinsy Tunguragua, Ecuador, Amazon, 2 <yy Ventricle, Heart Tonsils, Digestion, 813 Tunnage, Customs Duties Verneuil, ...

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Scrabble value of T1O1N1I1T1E1

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