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monoammonium phosphate

[ mon-oh-uh-moh-nee-uhm, mon- ]
/ ˈmɒn oʊ əˈmoʊ ni əm, ˌmɒn- /
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noun Chemistry.

a white, crystalline, moderately water-soluble compound, NH4H2PO4, used as fertilizer, in fire extinguishers, etc.

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Also called ammonium phosphate.

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