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ammoniate

[ uh-moh-nee-eyt ]
/ 蓹藞mo蕣 ni藢e瑟t /
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verb (used with object), am路mo路ni路at路ed, am路mo路ni路at路ing.
to treat or cause to unite with ammonia.
noun
Also ammonate. a compound formed by adding ammonia in stoichiometric proportions to another compound, as CaCl2鈰8NH3 or CuSO4鈰4NH3.
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Origin of ammoniate

1835鈥45; ammoni(a) + -ate1 (for def. 1), -ate2 (for def. 2)

OTHER WORDS FROM ammoniate

am路mo路ni路a路tion, nounun路am路mo路ni路at路ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for ammoniate

ammoniate
/ (蓹藞m蓹蕣n瑟藢e瑟t) /

verb
to unite or treat with ammonia
noun
another name for ammine

Derived forms of ammoniate

ammoniation, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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