a concentrated solution of ammonia, ammonium compounds, and sulfur compounds, obtained as a by-product in the destructive distillation of bituminous coal.
- Also called gas liquor.
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How to use ammonia liquor in a sentence
Ordinary ammonia liquor of commerce of 0.880 specific gravity, which contains about 38 per cent.