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Nuclide that is produced in a nuclear decay.

 

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Photochemical Oxidants

Photochemically produced oxidizing agents capable of causing damage to plants and animals.

Mechanism

The sequence of steps by which reactants are converted into products.

Flux

A substance added to react with the charge, or a product of its reduction, in metallurgy, usually added to lower a melting point.

Hydration

Reaction of a substance with water.

Basic Anhydride

The oxide of a metal that reacts with water to form a base.

Actinides

Elements 89 to 103 (between lawrencium and actinium) on the periodic table. Only the first four have been found in nature in appreciable amounts. The remainder have been produced synthetically.

Anode

In a cathode ray tube, the positive electrode. Electrode at which oxidation occurs.

Electrochemistry

Study of chemical changes produced by electrical current and the production of electricity by chemical reactions.

Clay

A class of silicate and aluminosilicate minerals with sheet-like structures that have enormous surface areas that can absorb large amounts of water.