Sentence Examples with the word magnesium nitride

The ammonia found in the acetylene is probably partly due to the presence of magnesium nitride in the carbide.

The hydrogen in ammonia is capable of replacement by metals, thus magnesium burns in the gas with the formation of magnesium nitride Mg3N2, and when the gas is passed over heated sodium or potassium, sodamide, NaNH 2, and potassamide, KNH 2, are formed.