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ammonify

[ uh-mon-uh-fahy, uh-moh-nuh- ]
/ 蓹藞m蓲n 蓹藢fa瑟, 蓹藞mo蕣 n蓹- /
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verb (used with object), am路mon路i路fied, am路mon路i路fy路ing.
to combine or impregnate with ammonia.
to form into ammonia or ammonium compounds.
verb (used without object), am路mon路i路fied, am路mon路i路fy路ing.
to become ammonified; produce ammonification.
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Origin of ammonify

First recorded in 1910鈥15; ammoni(a) + -fy

OTHER WORDS FROM ammonify

am路mon路i路fi路er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ammonify

ammonify
/ (蓹藞m蓲n瑟藢fa瑟, 蓹藞m蓹蕣n瑟-) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied
to treat or impregnate with ammonia or a compound of ammonia

Derived forms of ammonify

ammonification, noun
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