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Refers to crystals having the same atomic arrangement.

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Third Law of Thermodynamics

The entropy of a hypothetical pure, perfect, crystalline sustance at absolute zero temperature is zero.

Spectator Ions

Ions in a solution that do not participate in a chemical reaction.

Atomic Number


Integral number of protons in the nucleus, defines the identity of element.
 

Critical Point

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

Ionic Bonding

Chemical bonding resulting from the transfer of one or more electrons from one atom or a group of atoms to another.

Metathesis Reactions

Reactions in which two compounds react to form two new compounds, with no changes in oxidation number. Reactions in which the ions of two compounds exchange partners.

 

Polymerization

The combination of many small molecules to form large molecules.

Alpha Particles

A helium nucleus.

Hydrogenation

The reaction in which hydrogen adds across a double or triple bond.