ammonium molybdate


Definition of ammonium molybdate

: a white crystalline salt used in analytical chemistry as a precipitant of phosphoric acid with which it forms a yellow precipitate of ammonium phosphomolybdate

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First Known Use of ammonium molybdate

1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Ammonium molybdate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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