ammonotelic
Having the property of ammonotelism.

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am·mo·no·tel·ic (ə-mo″no-telґik) [ammonia + Gr. telikos belonging to the completion, or end] having ammonia as the chief excretory product of nitrogen metabolism, as in fresh-water fishes.

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