ammonolyze

[ uh-mohn-l-ahyz ]
/ əˈmoʊn lˌaɪz /
Chemistry

verb (used with object), am·mo·no·lyzed, am·mo·no·lyz·ing.

to subject to ammonolysis.

verb (used without object), am·mo·no·lyzed, am·mo·no·lyz·ing.

to undergo ammonolysis.

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Origin of ammonolyze

First recorded in 1930–35; ammonol(ysis) + -ize
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