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Stereoisomers

Isomers that differ only in the way that atoms are oriented in space, consist of geometrical and optical isomers.

 

Standard Molar Volume

The volume occupied by one mole of an ideal gas under standard conditions, 22.4liters.

Geiger counter

A gas filled tube which discharges electriaclly when ionizing radiation passes through it.

Electrolytic Conduction

Conduction of electrical current by ions through a solution or pure liquid.

Carcinogen

A substance capable of causing or producing cancer in mammals.

 

Nuclides

Refers to different atomic forms of all elements in contrast to ?isotopes?, which refer only to different atomic forms of a single element.

Nonbonding Orbital

A molecular orbital derived only from an atomic orbital of one atom, lends neither stability nor instability to a molecule or ion when populated with electrons.

Rate-law Expression

Equation relating the rate of a reaction to the concentrations of the reactants and the specific rate of the constant.

Electrolyte

A substance whose aqueous solutions conduct electricity.

 

Electromotive Series

The relative order of tendencies for elements and their simple ions to act as oxidizing or reducing agents, also called the activity series.