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

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Corrosion

Oxidation of metals in the presence of air and moisture.

Effective Molality

The sum of the molalities of all solute particles in a solution.

Basic Salt

A salt containing an ionizable OH group.

Salinometer

An instrument for measuring the amount of salt in a solution. Also,"salimeter, salometer."

Electron

A subatomic particle having a mass of 0.00054858 amu and a charge of 1-.

Spectral Line

Any of a number of lines corresponding to definite wavelengths of an atomic emission or absorption spectrum, represents the energy difference between two energy levels.

 

Solvation

The process by which solvent molecules surround and interact with solute ions or molecules.

Activity Series

A listing of metals (and hydrogen) in order of decreasing activity.

Avogadro's Number

The number (6.022x10^23) of atoms, molecules or particles found in exactly 1 mole of substance.

Standard Entropy

The absolute entropy of a substance in its standard state at 298 K.