- (inorganic compound) A gaseous compound of hydrogen and nitrogen, NH3, with a pungent smell and taste.
Etymology: From (term, sal ammoniac), which was first obtained near the temple of Jupiter in w:Ammon, Ammon, by burning camel's dung. See (term, ammoniac).
- French: ammoniac(fr)m
- German: Ammoniak(de)n
- Italian: ammoniaca(it)f
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