diammonium phosphate

diammonium phosphate

[dahy-uh-moh-nee-uhm, dahy-]
noun Chemistry.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble compound, (NH 4 ) 2 HPO 4 , used as fertilizer, in fire extinguishers, etc.

di-1 + ammonium

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