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EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY > NITROGEN COMPOUNDS > DINITROGEN PENTOXIDE

Definition:
Dinitrogen pentoxide (N2O5) is formed from the reaction of the nitrate radical
with nitrogen dioxide. Higher in the atmosphere N2O5 is an effective reservoir
for active nitrogen.


Reference:
American Meteorological Society. 2000. Glossary of Meteorology, Second Edition.
Boston, MA: American Meteorological Society.