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Coordination Isomers

Isomers involving exchanges of ligands between complex cation and complex anion of the same compound.

Active Metal

Metal with low ionization energy that loses electrons readily to form cations.

Nuclides

Refers to different atomic forms of all elements in contrast to ?isotopes?, which refer only to different atomic forms of a single element.

Nuclear Fission

The process in which a heavy nucleus splits into nuclei of intermediate masses and one or more protons are emitted.

Daughter Nuclide

Nuclide that is produced in a nuclear decay.

 

Photon

A packet of light or electromagnetic radiation, also called quantum of light.

 

20 interesting chemistry facts

20 interesting chemistry facts.

Anode

In a cathode ray tube, the positive electrode. Electrode at which oxidation occurs.

Alkynes

Unsaturated hydrocarbons that contain one or more carbon-carbon triple bonds.

Essential Oil

A plant extract that has a distinctive odour or flavour.