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stoichiometric

[ stoi-kee-uh-me-trik ]
/ 藢st蓴瑟 ki 蓹藞m蓻 tr瑟k /
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adjective Chemistry.
of or relating to stoichiometry.
pertaining to or involving substances that are in the exact proportions required for a given reaction.
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Origin of stoichiometric

1890鈥95; <Greek stoiche卯o(n) component (akin to st铆chosstich1) + metric2

OTHER WORDS FROM stoichiometric

stoi路chi路o路met路ri路cal路ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for stoichiometric

stoichiometric

stoicheiometric or stoechiometric

/ (藢st蓴瑟k瑟蓹藞m蓻tr瑟k) /

adjective chem
concerned with, involving, or having the exact proportions for a particular chemical reactiona stoichiometric mixture
(of a compound) having its component elements present in the exact proportions indicated by its formula
of or concerned with stoichiometry

Word Origin for stoichiometric

C19: see stoichiometry
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