[ uh-moh-nee-eyt ]
/ əˈmoʊ niˌeɪt /
verb (used with object), am·mo·ni·at·ed, am·mo·ni·at·ing.
to treat or cause to unite with ammonia.
Also ammonate. a compound formed by adding ammonia in stoichiometric proportions to another compound, as CaCl2⋅8NH3 or CuSO4⋅4NH3.
Related formsam·mo·ni·a·tion, nounun·am·mo·ni·at·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for ammoniate
/ (əˈməʊnɪˌeɪt) /
to unite or treat with ammonia
another name for ammine
Derived Formsammoniation, noun
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