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1. ammonium

noun. ['əˈmoʊniːəm'] the ion NH4 derived from ammonia; behaves in many respects like an alkali metal ion.

Synonyms

  • ammonium ion

Etymology

  • -ium (English)
  • -um (Latin)
  • ammonia (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Ammonium Nitrate

Example sentences of the word ammonium-nitrate


1. Noun Phrase
The chemical reaction between the ammonium nitrate and water causes a temperature drop to -23ºC/-9ºF within a few seconds.

2. Noun Phrase
The second compartment contains a solute, usually ammonium nitrate.

3. Noun Phrase
Apply 1 cup of ammonium nitrate or ammonium sulfate per 20 feet of row.

4. Noun Phrase
of ammonium nitrate at the rate of 1 lb.

2. nitrate

noun. ['ˈnaɪˌtreɪt'] any compound containing the nitrate group (such as a salt or ester of nitric acid).

Synonyms

  • sodium nitrate
  • niter
  • silver nitrate
  • ammonium nitrate
  • chemical compound
  • cellulose nitrate
  • soda niter
  • nitrocellulose
  • glyceryl trinitrate
  • nitrocotton
  • uranyl nitrate
  • saltpeter
  • saltpetre
  • potassium nitrate
  • nitroglycerine
  • Nitrostat
  • calcium nitrate
  • compound
  • nitroglycerin
  • guncotton
  • trinitroglycerin
  • Nitrospan
  • nitro group

Antonyms

  • smooth
  • simple
  • decrease
  • disintegrate

3. nitrate

verb. ['ˈnaɪˌtreɪt'] treat with nitric acid, so as to change an organic compound into a nitrate.

Synonyms

  • process

Antonyms

  • take away
  • disassemble
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