oxammite

noun

ox·​am·​mite
ˈäksəˌmīt,
äkˈsaˌm-
plural -s
: hydrous ammonium oxalate (NH4)2C2O4.1H2O occurring as a crystalline salt in guano

Word History

Etymology

oxalate + ammonium + -ite

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“Oxammite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oxammite. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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