Definition of Nordhausen in English:

Nordhausen

noun

Chemistry
historical
  • Attributive Designating fuming sulphuric acid.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in George W. Francis (1800–1865), botanist. From the name of Nordhausen, a town in Thuringia in central Germany.

Pronunciation

Nordhausen

/ˈnɔːdˌhaʊzn/