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

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Ion

An atom or a group of atoms that carries an electric charge.

Flash Point

The temperature at which a liquid will yield enough flamable vapour to ignite. There are various recognized industrial testing methods, therefore the method used must be stated.

Cloud Chamber

A device for observing the paths of speeding particiles as vapor molecules condense on them to form foglike tracks.

Electrolytic Conduction

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

Critical Point

The combination of critical temperature and critical pressure of a substance.

Solubility Product Constant

Equilibrium constant that applies to the dissolution of a slightly soluble compound.

Electronic Geometry

The geometric arrangement of orbitals containing the shared and unshared electron pairs surrounding the central atom of a molecule or polyatomic ion.

Alpha Particles

A helium nucleus.

Fat

Solid triester of glycerol and (mostly) saturated fatty acids.

Leclanche Cell

A common type of dry cell.