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

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Diamagnetism

Weak repulsion by a magnetic field.

Flammable

A liquid as defined by NFPD and DOT as having a flash point below 37.8°C (100°F).

Percent by Mass

100% times the actual yield divided by theoretical yield.

Ternary Acid

A ternary compound containing H, O, and another element, often a nonmetal.

Strong Electrolyte

A substance that conducts electricity well in a dilute aqueous solution.

 

Vapor Pressure

The particle pressure of a vapor at the surface of its parent liquid.

Diagonal Similarities

Refers to chemical similarities in the Periodic Table of elements of Period 2 to elements of Period 3 one group to the right, especially evident toward the left of the periodic table.

Ideal Gas

A hypothetical gas that obeys exactly all postulates of the kinetic-molecular theory.

 

Polarization

The buildup of a product of oxidation or a reduction of an electrode, preventing further reaction.

Double Bond

Covalent bond resulting from the sharing of four electrons (two pairs) between two atoms.