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A theory, that attempts to explain macroscopic observations on gases in microscopic observations on gases in microscopic observations on gases in microscopic or molecular terms.

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Allotropic Modifications (Allotropes)

Different forms of the same element in the same physical state.

Percent Composition

The mass percent of each element in a compound.

Ternary Compound

A compound consisting of three elements, may be ionic or covalent.

Capillary

A tube having a very small inside diameter.

Plasma

A physical state of matter which exists at extremely high temperatures in which all molecules are dissociated and most atoms are ionized.

Molality

Concentration expressed as number of moles of solute per kilogram of solvent.