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Ability of a substance to exhibit amphiprotism by accepting donated protons.

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Organic Chemistry

The chemistry of substances that contain carbon-hydrogen bonds.

Hess' Law of Heat Summation

The enthalpy change for a reaction is the same whether it occurs in one step or a series of steps.

Nodal Plane

A region in which the probability of finding an electron is zero.

 

Salicylate

A salt or ester of salicylic acid.

Energy

The capacity to do work or transfer heat.

Chain Termination Step

The combination of two radicals, which removes the reactive species that propagate the change reaction.

Coulomb

Unit of electrical charge.

Henry's Law

The pressure of the gas above a solution is proportional to the concentration of the gas in the solution.

Copper

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

Safranine

Also called "phenosafranine". A purplish-red, water-soluble dye, C18H14N4, used for textiles and as a stain in microscopy.