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- n. Any reaction with ammonia, analogous to hydrolysis, in which a bond is broken and an NH2 group is appended to one fragment
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The decomposition of an ammono-salt in liquid ammonia in a manner analogous to the hydrolysis of salts in water.
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