how to pronounce ammonium


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ammonium is pronounced in four syllables

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meanings of ammonium


  1. The univalent NH4^+ cation, derived by the protonation of ammonia.
  2. Any similar cation formed by replacing one or more hydrogen atoms with alkyl or aryl radicals.

ammonium frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ammonium occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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