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  • n. A process by which atoms or molecules spontaneously transition from an electrically neutral state to a lower-energy ionized state

Etymologies

autoionize +‎ -ation (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Initial conditions can be set to show phenomena such as autoionization or braided orbits.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • "Because of the autoionization of water, the concentration of H3O+ and the concentration of OH - are inversely related in any aqueous solution."

    Universe Today

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