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A white, needlelike, crystalline, water-soluble solid or syrup, C6H10O8, usually made by the oxidation of cane sugar, glucose, or starch by nitric acid. Also called "Glucaric acid."

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Alkali Metals

Metals of Group IA (Na, K, Rb).

Line Spectrum

An atomic emission or absorption spectrum.

Metathesis Reactions

Reactions in which two compounds react to form two new compounds, with no changes in oxidation number. Reactions in which the ions of two compounds exchange partners.

 

Delocalization

Of electrons, refers to bonding electrons that are distributed among more than two atoms that are bonded together, occurs in species that exhibit resonance.
The formation of a set of molecular orbitals that extend over more than two atoms, important in species that valence bond theory describes in terms of resonance.

Dissociation

In aqueous solution, the process in which a solid ionic compound separates into its ions.

Supercooled Liquids

Liquids that, when cooled, apparently solidify but actually continue to flow very slowly under the influence of gravity e.g glass.

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Solubility Product Constant

Equilibrium constant that applies to the dissolution of a slightly soluble compound.

Capillary

A tube having a very small inside diameter.

Alkylbenzene

A compound containing an alkyl group bonded to a benzene ring.