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ammonolysis

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noun am·mo·nol·y·sis \ˌam-ə-ˈnäl-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of ammonolysis

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ammonolyses

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  1. :  a chemical reaction similar to hydrolysis in which ammonia reacts with another compound usually to form an amine the ammonolysis of organic esters yields acid amides

ammonolytic

\ə-ˌmō-nə-ˈlit-ik, -ˌmän-ə-; ˌam-ə-(ˌ)nō-\play play adjective

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