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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.

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Hydrate Isomers

Isomers of crystalline complexes that differ in whether water is present inside or outside the coordination sphere.

Salt and its use in everyday life

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Atom

The smallest particle of an element.

Ground State

The lowest energy state or most stable state of an atom, molecule or ion.

Alpha Particles

A helium nucleus.

Photochemical Oxidants

Photochemically produced oxidizing agents capable of causing damage to plants and animals.

Carbanion

An organic ion carrying a negative charge on a carbon atom.

Nucleus

The very small, very dense, positively charged center of an atom containing protons and neutrons, as well as other subatomic particles.

Quantum Numbers

Numbers that describe the energies of electrons in atoms, derived from quantum mechanical treatment.

Lewis Base

Any species that can make available a share in an electron pair.