An atom or a group of atoms that carries an electric charge.
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Emission of an electron from the surface of a metal caused by impinging electromagnetic radiation of certain minimum energy, current increases with increasing intensity of radiation.
Also called "phenosafranine". A purplish-red, water-soluble dye, C18H14N4, used for textiles and as a stain in microscopy.
The rotation of plane polarized light by one of a pair of optical isomers.
The dispersed (dissolved) phase of a solution.
The lowest energy state or most stable state of an atom, molecule or ion.
The ability of one liquid to mix with (dissolve in) another liquid.
A subatomic particle having a mass of 1.0073 amu and a charge of +1, found in thew nuclei of atoms.
All the forces of attraction among particles of a liquid.
The smallest repeating unit of a substance. The molecule for nonionic substances
A protein that acts as a catalyst in biological systems.
The study of rates and mechanisms of chemical reactions and of the factors on which they depend.
A Procedure in which one solution is added to another solution until the chemical reaction between the two solutes is complete, the concentration of one solution is known and that of the other is unknown.
The smallest particle of an element or compound capable of a stable, independent existence.
Inner Orbital Complex
Valence bond designation for a complex in which the metal ion utilizes d orbitals for one shell inside the outermost occupied shell in its hybridization.
A solution that contains a higher than saturation concentration of solute, slight disturbance or seeding causes crystallization of excess solute.
Placing a thin layer of zinc on a ferrous material to protect the underlying surface from corrosion.
The ratio of the density of a substance to the density of water.
The solute-like species in a colloid.
A quantity that characterizes the position of equilibrium for a reversible reaction, its magnitude is equal to the mass action expression at equilibrium. K varies with temperature.
The range of concentrations over which a flammable vapour mixed with proper ratios of air will ignite or explode if a source of ignitions is provided.