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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The aromatic gum of a certain plant adj. - Pertaining to or containing or similar to a colorless gaseous alkaline compound of nitrogen and hydrogen.

Usage examples (30)
  • The Gloss is, the mast of ammoniac is the mast of cedar.
  • = — Take one ounce of oil ammoniac, four drams of camphor.
  • Sal ammoniac, 5 parts; salt-peter 5 parts; | | water 16 parts.
  • Sal ammoniac, two ounces; rum, one pint; camphor, two drachms. for more
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