Sentence Examples


  • Since some ions are more mobile than others, a separation will ensue when water is placed in contact with a solution, the faster moving ion penetrating quicker into the water under the driving force of the osmotic pressure gradient.
  • If an element be present in a compound otherwise than as an ion, it is not interchangeable, and cannot be recognized by the usual tests.
  • He was a pupil of Anaxagoras, and is said by Ion of Chios (ap. Diog.
  • It is apparent that metallic salts of organic acids would, in aqueous solution, be ionized, the positive ion being the metal, and the negative ion the acid residue.
  • On the lines of Poynting's theory of solution, each ion in electrolytes must combine with one or more molecules of solvent.