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Alkali metal

Definition of the noun alkali metal

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  1. any of the monovalent metals of group I of the periodic table (lithium or sodium or potassium or rubidium or cesium or francium)
    • example: the hydroxides of the alkali metals are strongly alkaline
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • synonym of alkali metal: alkaline metal
    • more generic terms: metal / metallic element = any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.

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Google previewInternational Encyclopaedia of Engineering and Technology (2007)

by M N Doja

react with cold water for form strongly alkaline hydroxide solutions, and are referred to as "alkali metals". Hydrogen is not considered an alkali metal, despite its position on some periodic tables. alkaline Capacity of a lake to neutralize acid. Substance capable of neutralizing acid, with a pH greater than 7.0. Having a International Encyclopaedia of Engineering and Technology • 67.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Physical Organic Chemistry, , 6 Volume Set (2017)

by Zerong Wang

between alkali metal ions is almost parallel to the corresponding one in AG”w s(M") for S=MeCN, MeOH, and PC, suggesting that alkali metal cation complexes with crown ether are still strongly solvated. Thus, the solvation of ML" significantly contributes to the entire Gibbs energy of complexation. 3.3 Complexation of Crown Ethers with Other Metal Cations Most of the studies on crown ether complexation have been focused on those with alkali and alkaline ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Science Dictionary (2005)

by American Heritage Dictionary

A hydroxide of an alkali metal. The aqueous solution of alkalis is bitter, slippery, caustic, and characteristically ...

Google previewDictionary of Environmental Engineering and Wastewater Treatment (2016)

by Alireza Bahadori, Scott T. Smith

It is expressed in milligrams of equivalent calcium Letter A 19 Alclad Alcove Algal Bloom Algae Algal Assay Algal Bloom Alkali Generally Alkali Metal Alkaline Alkaline Cleaner Alkaline Soil Alkalinity.

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Video shows what alkali metal means. Any of the soft, light, reactive metals of Group 1 of the periodic table, lithium, sodium, potassium, rubidium, cesium, and ...

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