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Number of moles of solute per litre of solution.

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Denatured

A commercial term used to describe ethanol that has been rendered unfit for human consumption because of the addition of harmful ingredients to make it sales tax-expempt.

 

Dextrorotatory

Refers to an optically active substance that rotates the plane of plane polarized light clockwise, also called dextro.

Spectator Ions

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

Molecular Formula

Formula that indicates the actual number of atoms present in a molecule of a molecular substance.

Formula Unit

The smallest repeating unit of a substance. The molecule for nonionic substances

Water Equivalent

The amount of water that would absorb the same amount of heat as the calorimeter per degree temperature increase.

Free Energy Change

The indicator of spontaneity of a process at constnt T and P. If delta-G is negative, the process is spontaneous.

Outer Orbital Complex

Valence bond designation for a complex in which the metal ion utilizes d orbitals in the outermost (occupied) shell in hybridization.

DP number

The degree of polymerization, the average number of monomer units per polymer unit.

Linkage Isomers

Isomers in which a particular ligand bonds to a metal ion through different donor atoms.