ammonium hydroxide

ammonium hydroxide
noun Date: 1899 a weakly basic compound NH4OH that is formed when ammonia dissolves in water and that exists only in solution

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  • ammonium hydroxide — n. a weak, colorless base, NH4OH, formed by dissolving ammonia in water …   English World dictionary

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  • ammonium hydroxide — Chem. a basic compound, NH4OH, existing only in solution, formed by dissolving ammonia gas in water. Cf. ammonia. [1900 05] * * * ▪ chemical compound also called  Aqua Ammonia,         solution of ammonia gas in water, a common commercial form of …   Universalium

  • ammonium hydroxide — noun a water solution of ammonia • Syn: ↑ammonia water, ↑ammonia • Derivationally related forms: ↑ammoniate (for: ↑ammonia) • Hypernyms: ↑liquid …   Useful english dictionary

  • ammonium hydroxide — noun The ionic base, NHOH, obtained by dissolving ammonia in water. Syn: E527, acidity regulator …   Wiktionary

  • ammonium hydroxide — UK [əˌməʊnɪəm haɪˈdrɒksaɪd] / US [əˌmoʊnɪəm haɪˈdrɑksaɪd] noun [uncountable] chemistry a strong alkali that is a liquid consisting of ammonia and water …   English dictionary

  • ammonium hydroxide — ammo′nium hydrox′ide n. chem. a basic liquid compound, NH4OH; ammonia water • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • ammonium hydroxide — /əˌmoʊniəm haɪˈdrɒksaɪd/ (say uh.mohneeuhm huy droksuyd) noun a basic solution of ammonia in water, used extensively in domestic cleaning agents …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ammonium cyanide — Ammonium cyanide …   Wikipedia

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