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A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances.
The substance in the smaller amount of a solution that is dissolved in the solvent.
The substance in the larger amount of a solution that dissolves the solute.
A measure of the maximum amount of solute that can be dissolved in a solution at a for a given amount of solvent at a given temperature.
A measure of the amount of solute that is dissolved in a given amount of solvent.
A solution with a small amount of solute.
A solution with a large amount of solute.
A measure of the concentration of a solution in parts per million. 1 mg / liter = 1 ppm
A measure of the concentration of a solution in parts per billion.
The amount of salt in a solution often expressed as a % or as parts per thousand.
A solution that is dissolved in water. Abbreviated (aq)
A substance whose molecules have electric charges that are not equally distributed. An example is water.
A substance whose molecules have electric charges that are equally distributed. An example is oil.
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A rule that describes the property of polar substances dissolving polar substances and nonpolar substances having the ability to dissolve nonpolar substances.
The process of removing salt from water by distillation or reverse osmosis.