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The dispersed (dissolved) phase of a solution.

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Electrolysis

Process that occurs in electrolytic cells.

Strong Field Ligand

Ligand that exerts a strong crystal or ligand electrical field and generally forms low spin complexes with metal ions when possible.

Coordination Compound or Complex

A compound containing coordinate covalent bonds.

Wild patina, is it so bad?

Usually this kind of patina appears on monuments. The most striking example is the Statue of Liberty in New York.

Adsorption

Adhesion of a species onto the surfaces of particles.

Mass Number

The sum of the numbers of protons and neutrons in an atom, an integer.

Nonpolar Bond

Covalent bond in which electron density is symmetrically distributed.

Structural Isomers

Compounds that contain the same number of the same kinds of atoms in different geometric arrangements.

Reversible Reaction

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

Copper

Discovered : known to ancient civilisations
Origin : The name is derived from 'Cuprum', the Latin name for Cyprus.