ammonifier

noun
am·​mo·​ni·​fi·​er
plural -s

Definition of ammonifier

: a bacterium that produces ammonia from organic matter containing nitrogen

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First Known Use of ammonifier

1904, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ammonifier was in 1904

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“Ammonifier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ammonifier. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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