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monoammonium phosphate

[mon-oh-uh-moh-nee-uh m, mon-] /ˈmɒn oʊ əˈmoʊ ni əm, ˌmɒn-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a white, crystalline, moderately water-soluble compound, NH 4 H 2 PO 4 , used as fertilizer, in fire extinguishers, etc.
Also called ammonium phosphate.
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