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Voltaic cells in which the reactants (usually gases) are supplied continuously.
A voltaic cell that converts the chemical energy of a fuel and an oxidizing agent directly into electriacl energy on a continuous basis.

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Displacement Reactions

Reactions in which one element displaces another from a compound.

 

Diagonal Similarities

Refers to chemical similarities in the Periodic Table of elements of Period 2 to elements of Period 3 one group to the right, especially evident toward the left of the periodic table.

Enthalpy

The heat content of a specific amount of substance, defined as E= PV.

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Contact Process

Industrial process by which sulfur trioxide and sulfuric acid are produced from sulfur dioxide.

Leclanche Cell

A common type of dry cell.

Corrosion

Oxidation of metals in the presence of air and moisture.

Leveling Effect

Effect by which all acids stronger than the acid that is characteristic of the solvent react with solvent to produce that acid, similar statement applies to bases. The strongest acid (base) that can exist in a given solvent is the acid (base) characteristic of the solvent.

Amine Complexes

Complex species that contain ammonia molecules bonded to metal ions.

Nernst Equation

Corrects standard electrode potentials for nonstandard conditions.