Arrhenius theory of dissociation


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Noun1.Arrhenius theory of dissociation - (chemistry) theory that describes aqueous solutions in terms of acids (which dissociate to give hydrogen ions) and bases (which dissociate to give hydroxyl ions); the product of an acid and a base is a salt and water
scientific theory - a theory that explains scientific observations; "scientific theories must be falsifiable"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions