spirits of ammonia

noun

(functioning as singular or plural) another name for sal volatile (def. 2)

Nearby words

  1. spirited,
  2. spiritism,
  3. spiritless,
  4. spiritoso,
  5. spiritous,
  6. spirits of hartshorn,
  7. spirits of salt,
  8. spirits of turpentine,
  9. spirits of wine,
  10. spiritual

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