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The material in a distillation apparatus that is collected in the receiver.

 

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Ore

A natural deposit containing a mineral of an element to be extracted.

Precipitate

An insoluble solid formed by mixing in solution the constituent ions of a slightly soluble solution.

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Reactants

Substances consumed in a chemical reaction.

Crystal Field Stabilization Energy

A measure of the net energy of stabilization gained by a metal ion's nonbonding d electrons as a result of complex formation.

Critical Mass

The minimum mass of a particular fissionable nuclide in a given volume required to sustain a nuclear chain reaction.

Cathode Ray Tube

Closed glass tube containing a gas under low pressure, with electrodes near the ends and a luminescent screen at the end near the positive electrode, produces cathode rays when high voltage is applied.

Linear Accelerator

A device used for accelerating charged particles along a straight line path.

Overlap

The interaction of orbitals on different atoms in the same region of space.

Bonding Pair

Pair of electrons involved in a covalent bond.