ammono

adjective
am·​mo·​no | \ əˈmō(ˌ)nō \

Definition of ammono

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: 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

ammono-

combining form

Definition of ammono- (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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First Known Use of ammono

Adjective

1907, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ammono

Adjective

ammono-

Combining form

International Scientific Vocabulary, from ammonia

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“Ammono.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ammono. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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