ammine

ammine
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary ammonia + 2-ine Date: 1897 1. a molecule of ammonia as it exists in a coordination complex <
hex-ammine-cobalt chloride Co(NH3)6Cl3
>
2. a compound that contains an ammine

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ammine — ● ammine nom féminin Complexe renfermant de l ammoniac ou une amine substituée contenue dans un ion, en même temps qu un métal (exemple : une cobaltiammine). amminé, ée [amine] adj. ÉTYM. 1838; de ammi. ❖ ♦ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ammine — [am′ēn, am′in; a mēn′] n. [ AMM(ONIA) + INE3] Chem. 1. a molecule of ammonia (NH3) bonded directly to a metal in certain complex compounds: cf. AMINE 2. any compound containing this molecule …   English World dictionary

  • Ammine — In coordination chemistry an ammonia ligand is called an ammine. In contrast to alkyl amines it is spelled with a double m . Cobalt(III) salts frequently actually contain hexaamminecobalt(III) (e.g. hexaamminecobalt(III) chloride, [Co(NH3)6] Cl3) …   Wikipedia

  • ammine- — amin statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Ligandas. formulė NH₃ atitikmenys: angl. ammine rus. аммин ryšiai: sinonimas – azan …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • ammine — /am een, euh meen /, n. Chem. 1. a compound containing one or more ammonia molecules in coordinate linkage. 2. any coordination compound containing one or more ammonia molecules bonded to a metal ion. [1895 1900; AMM(ONIA) + INE2] * * * …   Universalium

  • ammine — noun Any of a class of coordination compounds in which ammonia acts as a ligand …   Wiktionary

  • ammine — am·mine …   English syllables

  • ammine — am•mine [[t]ˈæm in, əˈmin[/t]] n. 1) chem. a complex containing one or more ammonia molecules in coordinate linkage 2) chem. any complex containing one or more ammonia molecules bonded to a metal ion • Etymology: 1895–1900; amm (onia) + ine II …   From formal English to slang

  • ammine — /ˈæmin/ (say ameen), /əˈmin/ (say uh meen) noun a compound containing one or more ammonia molecules in coordinate linkage to a metal. {amm(onia) + ine2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • ammine — noun a complex inorganic compound that contains ammonia molecules • Hypernyms: ↑compound, ↑chemical compound …   Useful english dictionary

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