The excretion of ammonia and ammonium ions. Cf.:ammonotelia.

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  • ammonotelic — Having the property of ammonotelism. * * * 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 …   Medical dictionary

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