ammonia
Pronunciation
  • (America) enPR: əmōn'yə, IPA: /əˈmoʊn.jə/
Noun

ammonia

  1. (inorganic compound) A gaseous compound of hydrogen and nitrogen, NH3, with a pungent smell and taste
  2. a solution of this compound in water used domestically as a cleaning fluid
Synonyms
  • spirits of hartshorn (obsolete)
  • volatile alkali (obsolete)
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