Meaning of 氨

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Pinyin: ān
English Definition: ammonia
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (gas) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Surround from upper right
    • [ ] air, gas; steam, vapor; anger
    • [ ān ] peaceful, tranquil, quiet
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Example Words
氨基酸 ān suān amino acid
氨水 ān shuǐ ammonia solution
氨气 ān ammonia (gas)
谷氨酸 ān suān glutamic acid (Glu), an amino acid
转氨酶 zhuǎn ān méi transferase (enzyme)
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Example Sentences
And what is the shape, for one more clicker question on ammonia?
The compounds, which include ammonia, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, sodium and, surprisingly, silver, could have come from the Earth, from the moon's interior, or from comets and asteroids.
Dilute the ammonia with water before you use it.
And, not too many people, actually, if you talk to your grandmother or grandfather, there were some refrigerators that were actually made that used ammonia.
In addition, the astronauts installed a backup ammonia jumper cable between the port 4 and 5 trusses of the station and transferred a power and data grapple fixture from the shuttle to the station.