monobasic


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mon·o·ba·sic

 (mŏn′ə-bā′sĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to salts or acids forming salts with one ion of a univalent metal. NaH2PO4 is an example of a monobasic salt.
2. Monoprotic.

monobasic

(ˌmɒnəʊˈbeɪsɪk)
adj
(Chemistry) chem (of an acid, such as hydrogen chloride) having only one replaceable hydrogen atom per molecule

mon•o•ba•sic

(ˌmɒn əˈbeɪ sɪk)

adj.
(of an acid) containing one replaceable hydrogen atom.
[1835–45]
mon`o•ba•sic′i•ty (-beɪˈsɪs ɪ ti) n.

monobasic

Describes an acid, for example hydrogen chloride, that has only one replaceable hydrogen ion in a molecule.
Translations

monobasic

[ˌmɒnəʊˈbeɪsɪk] adjmonobasico/a
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where 0 is limiting molar conductance of the solute in the particular solvent at the particular temperature Ka is dissociation constant of the monobasic acid.
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