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Amount of a specified pure product actually obtained from a given reaction. Compare with Theoretical Yield.

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Amphoterism

The ability to react with both acids and bases.Ability of substance to act as either an acid or a base.

Deposition

The direct solidification of a vapor by cooling, the reverse of sublimation.

Bronsted-Lowry Acid

A proton donor.

Standard Reaction

A reaction in which the numbers of moles of reactants shown in the balanced equation, all in their standard states, are completely converted to the numbers of moles of products shown in the balanced equation, also sall at their standard state.

Concentration

Amount of solute per unit volume or mass of solvent or of solution.

Copper

Discovered : known to ancient civilisations
Origin : The name is derived from 'Cuprum', the Latin name for Cyprus.

Ostwald Process

A process for the industrial production of nitrogen oxide and nitric acid from ammonia and oxygen.

Half-Reaction

Either the oxidation part or the reduction part of a redox reaction.

Distilland

The material in a distillation apparatus that is to be distilled.

Le Chatelier's Principle

States that a system at equilibrium, or striving to attain equilibrium, responds in such a way as to counteract any stress placed upon it.
If a stress (change of conditions) is applied to a system at equilibrium, the system shifts in the direction that reduces stress.