Stoichiometry



[stoi-kee-om-i-tree] /ˌstɔɪ kiˈɒm ɪ tri/
noun
1.
the calculation of the quantities of chemical elements or compounds involved in chemical reactions.
2.
the branch of chemistry dealing with relationships of combining elements, especially quantitatively.
stoichiometry
/ˌstɔɪkɪˈɒmɪtrɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of chemistry concerned with the proportions in which elements are combined in compounds and the quantitative relationships between reactants and products in chemical reactions

stoichiometry stoi·chi·om·e·try (stoi’kē-ŏm’ĭ-trē)
n.

Calculation of the quantities of reactants and products in a chemical reaction.

The quantitative relationship between reactants and products in a chemical reaction.

stoi’chi·o·met’ric (-ə-mět’rĭk) adj.
stoi’chi·o·met’ri·cal·ly adv.

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