follow Dictionary.com

Is Tuesday named for a one-handed god?

ammonify

[uh-mon-uh-fahy, uh-moh-nuh-] /əˈmɒn əˌfaɪ, əˈmoʊ nə-/
verb (used with object), ammonified, ammonifying.
1.
to combine or impregnate with ammonia.
2.
to form into ammonia or ammonium compounds.
verb (used without object), ammonified, ammonifying.
3.
to become ammonified; produce ammonification.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; ammoni(a) + -fy
Related forms
ammonifier, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for ammonify

ammonify

/əˈmɒnɪˌfaɪ; əˈməʊnɪ-/
verb -fies, -fying, -fied
1.
to treat or impregnate with ammonia or a compound of ammonia
Derived Forms
ammonification, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for ammonify

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for ammonify

18
20
Scrabble Words With Friends