ammonium carbonate

ammonium carbonate
noun Date: circa 1829 a carbonate of ammonium; specifically the commercial mixture of the bicarbonate and carbamate used especially in smelling salts

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  • ammonium carbonate — n a carbonate of ammonium specif the commercial mixture of the bicarbonate and carbamate used esp. in smelling salts * * * [NF] a mixture of ammonium bicarbonate and ammonium carbamate in varying proportions, used as an ingredient of aromatic… …   Medical dictionary

  • Ammonium carbonate — Chembox new Name = Ammonium carbonate ImageFile =ammonium carbonate.png ImageName = IUPACName = Ammonium carbonate Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 506 87 6 Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula = (NH4)2CO3 MolarMass = 96.09 g/mol… …   Wikipedia

  • ammonium carbonate — amonio karbonatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė (NH₄)₂CO₃ atitikmenys: angl. ammonium carbonate rus. аммония карбонат ryšiai: sinonimas – diamonio trioksokarbonatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • ammonium carbonate — noun a carbonate of ammonium; used in the manufacture of smelling salts and baking powder and ammonium compounds • Hypernyms: ↑carbonate …   Useful english dictionary

  • ammonium carbonate — ammo′nium car′bonate n. chem. a water soluble mixture of carbonate and carbamate of ammonium: used chiefly in smelling salts and baking powder; hartshorn • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • ammonium carbonate — Chem. a water soluble mixture of ammonium bicarbonate and ammonium carbamate, occurring either as a white powder or in colorless, hard, crystalline masses: used chiefly in the manufacture of smelling salts and baking powder. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • ammonium carbonate — noun The ammonium salt of carbonic acid, (NH)CO; a white powder, smelling of ammonia, used in the preparation of smelling salts and baking powder …   Wiktionary

  • ammonium carbonate — /əˌmoʊniəm ˈkabəneɪt/ (say uh.mohneeuhm kahbuhnayt) noun an ammonium salt of carbonic acid …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ammonium bicarbonate — Ammonium bicarbonate …   Wikipedia

  • Carbonate d'ammonium — Général …   Wikipédia en Français

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