sal ammoniac

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noun Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. sakuntala,
  2. sakura,
  3. sakyamuni,
  4. saké,
  5. sal,
  6. sal soda,
  7. sal volatile,
  8. sala,
  9. salaam,
  10. salaam convulsion

Origin of sal ammoniac

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50

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British Dictionary definitions for sal ammoniac

sal ammoniac

noun

another name for ammonium chloride
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Science definitions for sal ammoniac

sal ammoniac

[ săl ə-mōnē-ăk′ ]

See ammonium chloride.
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