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A compound containing coordinate covalent bonds.

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Effective Molality

The sum of the molalities of all solute particles in a solution.

Exothermic

Describes processes that release heat energy.

Critical Point

The combination of critical temperature and critical pressure of a substance.

Equation of State

An equation that describes the behavior of matter in a given state, the van der Waals equation describes the behavior of the gaseous state.

Proton

A subatomic particle having a mass of 1.0073 amu and a charge of +1, found in thew nuclei of atoms.

Nuclear Binding Energy

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

 

Miscibility

The ability of one liquid to mix with (dissolve in) another liquid.

Leveling Effect

Effect by which all acids stronger than the acid that is characteristic of the solvent react with solvent to produce that acid, similar statement applies to bases. The strongest acid (base) that can exist in a given solvent is the acid (base) characteristic of the solvent.

Octet Rule

Many representative elements attain at least a share of eight electrons in their valence shells when they form molecular or ionic compounds, there are some limitations.

Amphoterism

The ability to react with both acids and bases.Ability of substance to act as either an acid or a base.