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In Bronsted-Lowry terminology, a reactant and product that differ by a proton, H+.

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Graham's Law

The rates of effusion of gases are inversely proportional to the square roots of their molecular weights or densities.

Extensive Property

A property that depends upon the amount of material in a sample.

A brief history of dyeing fabrics

 Dyeing fabrics is giving the fibers a homogeneous color that has a certain degree of strength. The methods of dyeing are very diverse, depending on the properties of the dyes and the dyed fibers.

Atomic Weight

Weighted average of the masses of the constituent isotopes of an element, The relative masses of atoms of different elements.

First Law of Thermodynamics

The total amount of energy in the universe is constant (also known as the Law of Conservation of Energy) energy is neither created nor destroyed in ordinary chemical reactions and physical changes.

Polydentate

Refers to ligands with more than one donor atom.

Covalent Compounds

Compounds containing predominantly covalent bonds.

Evaporization

Vaporization of a liquid below its boiling point.

Amorphous Solid

A noncrystalline solid with no well-defined ordered structure.

Nitric Acid

HNO3: A strong acid, it is toxic and can cause severe burns. Transparent colorless or yellowish, fuming, suffocating, caustic and corrosive liquid. Nitric acid boiling point is 83C. A 70 percent solution is used in the S.S.E. laboratory for junction depth measurements. Nitric acid is also present in the metal etch solution used for the Aluminum etch procedure.