- A natural or synthetic hydrated
aluminosilicate with an open three-dimensional crystal structure
which water molecules are held in cavities in the lattice. They are
used to soften water.
- An ion that has a positive and
negative charge on the same group of atoms. It is also called
- An inactive biomolecule that is a
precursor to an enzyme.
Glossary created by David Shaw (Madison Area Technical College) for The Chemistry Place.
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