ammonium chloride


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ammonium chloride

n.
A slightly hygroscopic, white crystalline compound, NH4Cl, used in dry cells, as a soldering flux, and as an expectorant. Also called sal ammoniac.

ammonium chloride

n
(Elements & Compounds) a white soluble crystalline solid used chiefly as an electrolyte in dry batteries and as a mordant and soldering flux. Formula: NH4Cl. Also called: sal ammoniac

ammo′nium chlo′ride


n.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble powder, NH4Cl, used chiefly in the manufacture of dry cells and as an expectorant. Also called sal ammoniac.
[1865–70]
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Noun1.ammonium chloride - a white salt used in dry cellsammonium chloride - a white salt used in dry cells  
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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The ammonium chloride market is growing due to the growth of various industries such as food, medical, agriculture, textiles and pharmaceuticals
Summary: The ammonium chloride market is growing due to the growth of various industries such as food, medical, agriculture, textiles and pharmaceuticals
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The ANF conducts Drugs Burning Ceremonies every year at different locations and during the year, narco destroyed included: Opium 55,999 kg, Morphine 9,299.31 kg, Heroin 25,054 kg, Hashish 21,0447 kg, Cocaine 384.925 kg, Amph 3,012 kg, Meth 5.78 kg, Morphine Injs 35,893 (NOs), Cannabis/Bhang 12,717 kg, Poppy Straw 300 kg, AA 4,308 litres, Liquor/Syrup 52,979 litres, Spirit Ammonia 1,278 litres, H2SO4 341 litres, Suspected Chemicals 4107 litres, Ammonium Chloride 4,475 litres, Ephedrine 1 kg and Acetone 522 litres.
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Sitting amidst growling of the manual blower, the hissing sound of fire and stinking smoke of ammonium chloride, Sikoo wears a dhoti and banyan (vest).
The operation is focused on identification, monitoring and seizure of consignments of all illicit precursor chemicals especially Acetic Anhydride, Acetyl Chloride, Acetic Acid and Ammonium Chloride being transported to Afghanistan.
The various types of contraband that were set alight included, 110 tonnes of hashish, 55 tonnes of opium, 23 tonnes of heroin, 380 kilogrammes of cocaine, four-and-a-half tonnes of ammonium chloride and 380 bottles of alcohol.
Tube cystotomy procedure along with urinary alkalinizer Ammonium chloride was proven highly effective in obstructive urolithiasis condition of ruminants (Tamilmahan et al., 2014).
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Substances used included acid, methyl ethyl ketone, bleach, a petrol substance, chemical ammonium chloride in powder form and hydrochloric acid.
Ammonium chloride which is inexpensive and readily available reagent catalyzes the thia-michael addition reaction of thiols in water efficiently.