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Corrects standard electrode potentials for nonstandard conditions.

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Basic Anhydride

The oxide of a metal that reacts with water to form a base.

Salicylate

A salt or ester of salicylic acid.

Chemical Equation

Description of a chemical reaction by placing the formulas of the reactants on the left and the formulas of products on the right of an arrow.

Ampere

Unit of electrical current, one ampere equals one coulomb per second.

 

Fuel Cells

Voltaic cells in which the reactants (usually gases) are supplied continuously.
A voltaic cell that converts the chemical energy of a fuel and an oxidizing agent directly into electriacl energy on a continuous basis.

Condensation

Liquefaction of vapor.

Primary Voltaic Cells

Voltaic cells that cannot be recharged, no further chemical reaction is possible once the reactants are consumed.

Density

Density is the ratio b/w Mass and Volume: D=M/V

Alkaline Earth Metals

Group IIA metals

Fatty Acids

An aliphatic acid, many can obtained from animal fats.