ammine

noun am·mine \ ˈa-ˌmēn , a-ˈmēn \

Definition of ammine

1 :a molecule of ammonia as it exists in a coordination complex
  • hex-ammine-cobalt chloride Co(NH3)6Cl3
2 :a compound that contains an ammine

Origin and Etymology of ammine

International Scientific Vocabulary ammonia + 2-ine


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