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Ferromagnetism

The ability of a substance to become permanently magnetized by exposure to an external magnetic field.

Magnetic Quantum Number (mc)

Quantum mechanical solution to a wave equation that designates the particular orbital within a given set (s, p, d, f ) in which a electron resides.

Resonance

The concept in which two or more equivalent dot formulas for the same arrangement of atoms (resonance structures) are necessary to describe the bonding in a molecule or ion.

Equilibrium Constant

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.

Coefficient of expansion

The ratio of the change in length or volumen of a body to the original lengthor volume for a unit change in temperature.

Ether

Compound in which an oxygen atom is bonded to two alkyl or two aryl groups, or one alkyl and one aryl group.

Spectator Ions

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

Manometer

A two-armed barometer.

Alkynes

Unsaturated hydrocarbons that contain one or more carbon-carbon triple bonds.

Galvanizing

Placing a thin layer of zinc on a ferrous material to protect the underlying surface from corrosion.