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Nitrifying bacteria convert


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A
nitrate to nitrogen
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ammonia to nitrogen 
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C
nitrogen to soluble form 
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ammonia to nitrate

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The correct option is C ammonia to nitrate
Nitrifying bacteria, any of a small group of aerobic bacteria (family Nitrobacteraceae) that use inorganic chemicals as an energy source. They are microorganisms that are important in the nitrogen cycle as converters of soil ammonia to nitrates, compounds usable by plants. The biological oxidation of ammonia to nitrate is known as nitrification. 

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