Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

ammoniate

[uh-moh-nee-eyt]Chemistry
verb (used with object), am·mo·ni·at·ed, am·mo·ni·at·ing.
  1. to treat or cause to unite with ammonia.
Show More
noun
  1. Also ammonate. a compound formed by adding ammonia in stoichiometric proportions to another compound, as CaCl2⋅8NH3 or CuSO4⋅4NH3.
Show More

Origin of ammoniate

1835–45; ammoni(a) + -ate1 (for def 1), -ate2 (for def 2)
Related formsam·mo·ni·a·tion, nounun·am·mo·ni·at·ed, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for ammoniated

Historical Examples


British Dictionary definitions for ammoniated

ammoniate

verb
  1. to unite or treat with ammonia
Show More
noun
  1. another name for ammine
Show More
Derived Formsammoniation, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

ammoniated in Medicine

ammoniated

(ə-mōnē-ā′tĭd)
adj.
  1. Containing or combining with ammonia.
Show More
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.