SPIRITS OF AMMONIA
\spˈɪɹɪts ɒv amˈə͡ʊni͡ə], \spˈɪɹɪts ɒv amˈəʊniə], \s_p_ˈɪ_ɹ_ɪ_t_s ɒ_v a_m_ˈəʊ_n_iə]\
Word of the day
- A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface sea. Their dead shells, falling to bottom, make up large part soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. Foraminifera. glob-i-je-r[=i]'na, n. a genus typical of GlobigerinidÃ¦, pelagic family foraminifers.