[stoi-kee-om-i-tree] /ˌstɔɪ kiˈɒm ɪ tri/
the calculation of the quantities of chemical elements or compounds involved in chemical reactions.
the branch of chemistry dealing with relationships of combining elements, especially quantitatively.
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)
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.
noun 1. a systematic philosophy, dating from around 300 b.c., that held the principles of logical thought to reflect a cosmic reason instantiated in nature. 2. (lowercase) conduct conforming to the precepts of the Stoics, as repression of emotion and indifference to pleasure or pain. noun 1. indifference to pleasure and pain 2. (capital) the […]
adjective 1. of or relating to the school of philosophy founded by Zeno, who taught that people should be free from passion, unmoved by joy or grief, and submit without complaint to unavoidable necessity. 2. (lowercase) stoical. noun 3. a member or adherent of the Stoic school of philosophy. 4. (lowercase) a person who maintains […]
verb (used with object), stoked, stoking. 1. to poke, stir up, and feed (a fire). 2. to tend the fire of (a furnace, especially one used with a boiler to generate steam for an engine); supply with fuel. verb (used without object), stoked, stoking. 3. to shake up the coals of a fire. 4. to […]
adjective, Slang. 1. exhilarated; excited. 2. intoxicated or stupefied with a drug; high. verb (used with object), stoked, stoking. 1. to poke, stir up, and feed (a fire). 2. to tend the fire of (a furnace, especially one used with a boiler to generate steam for an engine); supply with fuel. verb (used without object), […]