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The metal ion and its coordinating ligands but not any uncoordinated counter-ions.

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Phase Diagram

Diagram that shows equilibrium temperature-pressure relationships for different phases of a substance.

Free Energy Change

The indicator of spontaneity of a process at constnt T and P. If delta-G is negative, the process is spontaneous.

Bomb Calorimeter

A device used to measure the heat transfer between system and surroundings at constant volume.

Heavy Water

Water containing deuterium, a heavy isotope of hydrogen.

Aryl Group

Group of atoms remaining after a hydrogen atom is removed from the aromatic system.

Suspension

A heterogeneous mixture in which solute-like particles settle out of solvent-like phase some time after their introduction.

Molecular Weight

The mass of one molecule of a nonionic substance in atomic mass units.

Standard Electrodes

Half-cells in which the oxidized and reduced forms of a species are present at unit activity, 1.0M solutions of dissolved ions, 1.0atm partial pressure of gases, and pure solids and liquids.

Group

A vertical column in the periodic table, also called a family.

Ionization Constant

Equilibrium constant for the ionization of a weak electrolyte.