ammonification love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Impregnation with ammonia or an ammonium compound.
  • n. Production of ammonia or ammonium compounds in the decomposition of organic matter, especially through the action of bacteria.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The formation of ammonia or its compounds from nitrogenous compounds, especially as a result of bacterial decomposition.
  • n. The treatment or impregnation of something with ammonia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of impregnating with ammonia, as for fertilization, or the state of being so impregnated.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. impregnation with ammonia or a compound of ammonia


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.