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ammonium


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ammonium  \Am*mo"ni*um\,  n.  [See  {Ammonia}.]  (Chem.) 
  A  compound  radical,  {NH4},  having  the  chemical  relations  of  a 
  strongly  basic  element  like  the  alkali  metals. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ammonium 
  n  :  the  ion  NH4  derived  from  ammonia;  behaves  in  many  respects 
  like  an  alkali  metal  ion  [syn:  {ammonium  ion}] 




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