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An algebraic increase in the oxidation number, may correspond to a loss of electrons.

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Outer Orbital Complex

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

Central Atom

An atom in a molecule or polyatomic ion that is bonded to more than one other atom.

Solute

The dispersed (dissolved) phase of a solution.

Polarization

The buildup of a product of oxidation or a reduction of an electrode, preventing further reaction.

Monoprotic Acid

Acid that can form only one hydronium ion per molecule, may be strong or weak. Acid that contains one ionizable hydrogen atom per formula unit.

D-Orbitals

Beginning in the third energy level, aset of five degenerate orbitals per energy level, higher in energy than s and p orbitals of the same energy level.

 

Where is ozone used?

Ozone is widely used in various areas of our life. It is used in medicine, in industry, in everyday life.

Molecular Weight

The mass of one molecule of a nonionic substance in atomic mass units.

Photoelectric Effect

Emission of an electron from the surface of a metal caused by impinging electromagnetic radiation of certain minimum energy, current increases with increasing intensity of radiation.

 

Octane Number

A number that indicates how smoothly a gasoline burns.