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any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation
a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten
the smallest unit of matter that has the characteristics of an element; consists of three main types of subatomic particles: protons neutrons and electrons.
compound made up of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen atoms; major source of energy for the human body
the deposition of a thin layer of metal on a surface by an electrical process involving oxidation-reduction reactions
a form of carbon having a large molecule consisting of an empty cage of sixty or more carbon atoms
Nutrients required in small or trace amounts. Some examples are phosphorus, sulfur, and potassium.
the chemistry of compounds containing carbon (originally defined as the chemistry of substances produced by living organisms but now extended to substances synthesized artificially)
dry coloring matter (especially an insoluble powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint etc)
compounds that have the same molecular formula but differ in the covalent arrangements of their atoms.
used of a compound (especially of carbon) containing atoms sharing more than one valence bond
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