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- adj. Describing minerals that contain ammonium cations
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- . Pertaining to Ammon, or to his temple in the oasis of Siwah in Libya.
- Relating to Ammonius, surnamed Saccas, of Alexandria, who lived early in the third century, and is often called the founder of the Neo-platonic school of philosophy, his most distinguished pupil being Plotinus.
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