ammonia ammonia  /ə ˈmoʊn jə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a water solution of ammonia
  2. (n) a pungent gas compounded of nitrogen and hydrogen (NH3)

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Usage(s):

  1. To detect the ammonia, the E63 scoops up air, passes it over a wick saturated with hydrochloric acid and into a humidifying chamber.
  2. Creatures that have ammonia instead of water in their tissues, would digest food by ammonolysis, i.
  3. Because of the characteristics of its molecules, gaseous ammonia absorbs radio microwaves of certain sharp frequencies.

News

  1. Research and Markets: Ammonia Industry Outlook in Japan to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity ...

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Ammonia Industry Outlook in Japan to 2016 - Market Size
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Research and Markets: Ammonia Industry Outlook in India to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity ...

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Ammonia Industry Outlook in India to 2016 - Market Size
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Ammonia leak shuts down Cactus meat processing plant

    Cactus, Texas - A local plant shut down Wednesday morning after an ammonia leak in the facility.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KFDA-TV Amarillo

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Quotes

  1. "Cool, I can feel the ammonia rushing in," Tani commented after he hooked up one of the fluid lines.
    on Nov 24, 2007 By: Daniel Tani Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We were like mixing ammonia and bleach - very volatile, like the husband and wife in `Goodfellas,'" Sliwa said. "It was great radio. But this is new management, and they want a national show."
    on Nov 5, 2007 By: Curtis Sliwa Source: Forbes

  3. Describing the effects of hydrazine, Cartwright told CBS News, "it's similar to chlorine or to ammonia in that when you inhale it, it affects your tissues and your lungs. You know, it has the burning sensation. If you stay very close to it and...
    on Feb 14, 2008 By: Gen James E Cartwright Source: CBS News

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