[ am-uh-nol-uh-sis ]
/ ˌæm əˈnɒl ə sɪs /
noun, plural am·mo·nol·y·ses [am-uh-nol-uh-seez] /ˌæm əˈnɒl əˌsiz/. Chemistry.
decomposition in which ammonia is resolved into other compounds by being a source of H+ and NH2.
- ammonium thiosulfate,
- ammons, a. r.,
Origin of ammonolysis
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/ (ˌæməˈnɒlɪsɪs) /
chem solvolysis in liquid ammonia
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[ ăm′ə-nŏl′ĭ-sĭs ]
The breaking of a chemical bond by ammonia during which an amino group is added at the point of breakage.
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