NDMA


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NDMA

(ĕn′dē′ĕm′ā′)
n.
A highly toxic, carcinogenic nitrosamine, C2H6N2O, that occurs in tobacco smoke and certain foods and is sometimes found as a contaminant in drinking water. Also called dimethylnitrosamine.
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The amendment made by the committee bounding NDMA to table biannual progress report regularly.
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