ammonium hydroxide

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ammonium hydroxide

[ə′mōn·yəm ‚hī′dräk‚sīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
NH4OH A hydrate of ammonia, crystalline below -79°C; it is a weak base known only in solution as ammonia water. Also known as aqua ammonia.
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Clean grimy chrome-plated door furniture with lighter fluid, or wash it in warm soapy water containing a few drops of household ammonia.