ammonium cyanate


: an inorganic white crystalline salt NH4CNO that can be converted into organic urea

Word History

First Known Use

1867, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ammonium cyanate was in 1867

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“Ammonium cyanate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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