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A process pertaining to a change in structure of a protein form regular to irregular arrangement of the polypeptide chains.

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Ternary Acid

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

Ideal Solution

A solution that obeys Raoult's Law exactly.

Anode

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

Metallurgy

Refers to the overall processes by which metals are extracted from ores.

xylan

The pentosan occurring in woody tissue that hydrolyzes to xylose: used as a source of furfural.

Semiconductor

A substance that does not conduct electricity at low temperatures but does so at higher temperatures.

Quantum Mechanics

Mathematical method of treating particles on the basis of quantum theory, which assumes that energy (of small particles) is not infinitely divisible.

Mole Fraction

The number of moles of a component of a mixture divided by the total number of moles in the mixture.

 

Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Benzene and its derivatives.

Electrolytic Cells

Electrochemical cells in which electrical energy causes nospontaneous redox reactions to occur. An electrochemical cell in which chemical reactions are forced to occur by the application of an outside source of electrical energy.