Hildebrand, Joel H. Formerly, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, California.
- Types of intermolecular force
- Ideal solution
- Solubility of a crystalline solid
- Molecular weight measurements
- Osmotic pressure
- Nonideal solutions
- Regular solutions
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
A homogeneous mixture of two or more components whose properties vary continuously with varying proportions of the components. A liquid solution can be distinguished experimentally from a pure liquid by the fact that during transfers into other single phases at equilibrium (freezing and vaporizing at constant pressure) the temperature and other properties vary continuously, whereas those of a pure liquid remain constant. For an apparent exception See also: Azeotropic mixture; Solvent
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