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AMMONIA

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A compound of hydrogen and nitrogen that occurs naturally. The solution is colourless with a pungent smell; it is used in urine testing. In humans, certain inherited defects in the metabolism of ammonia can cause neurological symptoms including mental retardation. In vapour form it is a noxious gas.

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