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Tyndall Effect

The scattering of light by colloidal particles.

Denaturation

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

Essential Oil

A plant extract that has a distinctive odour or flavour.

Calorimeter

A device used to measure the heat transfer between system and surroundings.

Mechanism

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

Structural Isomers

Compounds that contain the same number of the same kinds of atoms in different geometric arrangements.

Sigma Bonds

Bonds resulting from the head-on overlap of atomic orbitals, in which the region of electron sharing is along and (cylindrically) symmetrical to the imaginary line connecting the bonded atoms.

Polyene

A compound that contains more than one double bond per molecule.

xanthene dye

Any of a group of dyes having a molecular structure related to that of xanthene in which the aromatic (C6H4) groups are the chromophore.

 

Can water burn?

It’s known that water consists of atoms of molecules of oxygen and hydrogen. Since any compound with oxygen indicates the ability of the substance to burn, water is no exception. Thus, water has a surprising property of already "burnt out" compound.