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equivalent weight

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The weight of a substance that will combine with or replace one mole of hydrogen or one-half mole of oxygen. The equivalent weight is equal to the atomic weight divided by the valence.

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  • n. The atomic weight of an element or radical divided by its valence; the molecular weight of a compound divided by its combining power in a specific reaction.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the atomic weight of an element that has the same combining capacity as a given weight of another element; the standard is 8 for oxygen

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