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Unsaturated hydrocarbons that contain one or more carbon-carbon double bonds.

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Spectrochemical Series

Arrangement of ligands in order of increasing ligand field strength.

Amine Complexes

Complex species that contain ammonia molecules bonded to metal ions.

Precipitate

An insoluble solid formed by mixing in solution the constituent ions of a slightly soluble solution.

Nuclear Binding Energy

Energy equivalent of the mass deficiency, energy released in the formation of an atom from the subatomic particles.

 

Lewis Base

Any species that can make available a share in an electron pair.

Calorimeter

A device used to measure the heat transfer between system and surroundings.

Entropy

A thermodynamic state or property that measures the degree of disorder or randomness of a system.

Square Planar

A term used to describe molecules and polyatomic ions that have one atom in the center and four atoms at the corners of a square.

Reactants

Substances consumed in a chemical reaction.

Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP)

A written program developed and implemented by an employer designating proceedures, equipment, personal protective equipment, and work practices that are capable of protecting employees from the health hazards presented by hazardous chemicals usid in that particular workplace.