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Conduction of electrical current by ions through a solution or pure liquid.

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Ether

Compound in which an oxygen atom is bonded to two alkyl or two aryl groups, or one alkyl and one aryl group.

Vapor Pressure

The particle pressure of a vapor at the surface of its parent liquid.

Formula Unit

The smallest repeating unit of a substance. The molecule for nonionic substances

Accuracy

How closely a measured value agrees with the correct value.

Nuclide Symbol

Symbol for an atom A/Z E, in which E is the symbol of an element, Z is its atomic number, and A is its mass number.

Conjugated Double Bonds

Double bonds that are separated from each other by one single bond -C=C-C=C-.

Continuous Spectrum

Spectrum that contains all wave-lengths in a specified region of the electromagnetic spectrum.

Hydride

A binary compound of hydrogen.

 

First Law of Thermodynamics

The total amount of energy in the universe is constant (also known as the Law of Conservation of Energy) energy is neither created nor destroyed in ordinary chemical reactions and physical changes.

Nernst Equation

Corrects standard electrode potentials for nonstandard conditions.