ammono

adjective am·mo·no \əˈmō(ˌ)nō\

Definition of ammono

  1. :  of or relating to compounds considered as bearing to ammonia relations analogous to those that certain other compounds bear to water lithium amide LiNH2 is an ammono base — compare aquo

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Origin and Etymology of ammono

ammono-


First Known Use: 1907


ammono-

combining form am·mo·no

Definition of ammono-

  1. 1 :  ammonia ammonolysis

  2. 2 :  derived from ammonia —in names of chemical compounds ammonocarbonic acid HN=C(NH2)2 — compare aquo- 2

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Origin and Etymology of ammono-

International Scientific Vocabulary, from ammonia


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