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A salt or ester of salicylic acid.

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Heat Capacity

The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of a body (of any mass) one degree Celsius.

S Orbital

A spherically symmetrical atomic orbital, one per energy level.

Group

A vertical column in the periodic table, also called a family.

Reversible Reaction

Reactions that do not go to completion and occur in both the forward and reverse direction.

Handmade crystal glass as a work of art

In order for the colored crystal to open in all its beauty and sparkle with every face natural light is required. Handmade crystal glass has specific tactile and aesthetic properties - it is pleasant to touch, it seems to radiate heat. To appreciate the quality and beauty of such things, of course, it is not enough to look at the picture.

Detergent

A soap-like emulsifer that contains a sulfate, SO3 or a phosphate group instead of a carboxylate group.

Evaporation Rate

The rate at which a particular substance will vapourize (evaporate) when compared to the rate of a known substance such as ethyl ether. This term is especially useful for health and fire-hazard considerations.

Intermolecular Forces

Forces between individual particles (atoms, molecules, ions) of a substance.

Rate of Reaction

Change in the concentration of a reactant or product per unit time.

Ternary Compound

A compound consisting of three elements, may be ionic or covalent.