ammonal etymology

English word ammonal comes from English aluminium, English ammonium

Detailed word origin of ammonal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
aluminium English (eng) (countable) A single atom of this element.. A light, silvery metal extracted from bauxite, and a chemical element (symbol Al) with an atomic number of 13.
ammonium English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) The univalent NH4+ cation, derived by the protonation of ammonia.
ammonal English (eng) An explosive made up of ammonium nitrate, trinitrotoluene, and aluminium powder.

Words with the same origin as ammonal

Descendants of aluminium
Nibral TEA TEA-TEB TEAL alarsite aluminian aluminide aluminiferous aluminilite argentalium chloralum lithal magnalium magnesium aluminide minargent niobium aluminide tannal tantalum aluminide uranium aluminide
Descendants of ammonium
ammonian amvis onium