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ammonium carbamate

noun, Chemistry
1.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble, extremely volatile powder, CH 6 N 2 O 2 , used as a fertilizer.
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  • The initial reaction product is ammonium carbamate, which subsequently decomposes to produce urea and water.
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ammonium carbamate

noun
1.
a white soluble crystalline compound produced by reaction between dry ammonia and carbon dioxide and used as a nitrogen fertilizer. Formula: (NH4)CO2NH2
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