The process or type of nitrogen excretion in which ammonia and ammonium ions are the primary form by which nitrogen is excreted from an organism. [ammonia + G. telos, end, outcome, + -ia]

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  • ammonotelism — The excretion of ammonia and ammonium ions. Cf.:ammonotelia …   Medical dictionary

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