A balanced condition within a system of chemical reactions. When in chemical equilibrium, substances form and break down at the same rate, and the number of molecules of each substance becomes definite and constant.
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How to use chemical equilibrium in a sentence
There was Carol White, a ho-hum homemaker who finds herself besieged by multiple chemical sensitivity in Safe.
Methane is a familiar chemical, whether you know it by that name or not.
However, their presence shows that Mars could have a more complex and evolving chemical story.
Lakes on Titan are full of methane, and the chemical is a major component of the giant planets Jupiter, Neptune, and so forth.
Methane (chemical formula CH4) is one of the simplest hydrocarbons, which literally means “containing hydrogen and carbon.”
Industrial society is therefore mobile, elastic, standing at any moment in a temporary and unstable equilibrium.
But the balanced forces once displaced would be seen constantly to come to an equilibrium at a new point.
It is a very simple plan, and will be perfectly tight; it is by restoring an equilibrium on both sides of the piston.
Michael, for sudden joy and excitement, was wellnigh thrown from his equilibrium.
The equilibrium valve is unchanged, except that the rack is taken out and a link put in.