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Hydrocarbon derivative containing an [OH] group bound to an aromatic raing.

 

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Neutron

A neutral subatomic particle having a mass of 1.0087 amu.

Octahedral

A term used to describe molecules and polyatomic ions that have one atom in the center and six atoms at the corners of a octahedron.

Heterocyclic Amine

Amine in which the nitrogen is part of a ring.

Voltage

Potential difference between two electrodes, a measure of the chemical potential for a redox reaction to occur.

Homologous Series

A series of compounds in which each member differs from the next by a specific number and kind of atoms.

Allotropic Modifications (Allotropes)

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

Raoult's Law

The vapor pressure of a solvent in an ideal solution decreases as its mole fraction decreases.

Element

A substance that cannot be decomposed into simpler substances by chemical means.

Colloid

A heterogeneous mixture in which solute-like particles do not settle out.

Nernst Equation

Corrects standard electrode potentials for nonstandard conditions.