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Chemistry Glossary Terms Starting with the Letter B

Chemistry Glossary and Dictionary

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Boiling involves the transition from the liquid to the gas phase.

Boiling involves the transition from the liquid to the gas phase.

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This chemistry glossary offers definitions for terms which are commonly used in chemistry and chemical engineering.

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β-branching

β-carbon

β-hydrogen

β-hydroxy acid

background noise

background radiation

back titration

bactericide

Baeyer reagent

balanced equation

Balmer series

band gap energy

bar

barium

barometer

barrel

base

base anhydride

base catalysis

base dissociation constant (Kb)

base promoted

basic

basic anhydride

basic solution

batch reactor

battery

battery acid

BCC

becquerel

benzenoid ring

benzyl group

benzyne

berkelium

beryllium

beta branching

beta carbon

beta decay

beta hydrogen

beta-hydroxy acid

beta particle

beta radiation

bidentate

bidentate ligand

bifunctional monomer

bimolecular

binary acid

binary compound

binding energy

biochemistry

biocide

biology

bioorganic chemistry

bismuth

bitumen

black body

black body radiation

black lead

black light

block

block copolymer

blue vitriol

body centered cubic

bohrium

Bohr radius

boiling

boiling point

boiling point elevation

Boltzmann's constant

bond

bond angle

bond-dissociation energy

bond energy

bond enthalpy

bond length

bonding molecular orbital

bond order

boron

Boyle's law

branched chain alkane

branched polymer

brass

bremsstrahlung

brimstone

British thermal unit

bromination

bromine

Bronsted-Lowry acid

Bronsted-Lowry base

bronze

BTU

buckminsterfullerene

buffer

butter

butter of antimony

butter of arsenic

butter of bismuth

butter of tin

butter of zinc

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