a crystalline solid, AlNH 4 (SO 4) 2 ⋅12H 2 O, used chiefly as a size in the manufacture of paper; alum.
- Ammonium bicarbonate
a white, crystalline, water-soluble solid, NH 4 HCO 3 , used chiefly in the manufacture of baking powder. Historical Examples The original patents on the use of ammonium bicarbonate have, we understand, long since expired. Scientific American Supplement, No. 611, September 17, 1887 Various In the Solvay method of manufacture sodium chloride (common salt) and […]
- Ammonium bifluoride
a white, crystalline, water-soluble, poisonous solid, NH 4 HF 2 , used chiefly for cleaning and sterilizing brewing and dairy equipment.
- Ammonium binoxalate
a colorless, crystalline, water-soluble, poisonous solid, C 2 H 5 NO 4 ⋅H 2 O, used chiefly for removing ink stains from fabrics.
- Ammonium carbamate
a white, crystalline, water-soluble, extremely volatile powder, CH 6 N 2 O 2 , used as a fertilizer. noun a white soluble crystalline compound produced by reaction between dry ammonia and carbon dioxide and used as a nitrogen fertilizer. Formula: (NH4)CO2NH2