electrovalency


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e·lec·tro·va·len·cy

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-vā′lən-sē)
n.
Electrovalence.

electrovalency

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈveɪlənsɪ) or

electrovalence

n
(Chemistry) chem the valency of a substance in forming ions, equal to the number of electrons gained or lost
eˌlectroˈvalent adj
eˌlectroˈvalently adv
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The calculation method of Droop GTR (1987) was used to adjust [Fe.sup.2]+ and [Fe.sup.3]+ concentrations, and the electrovalency balance principle was used to calculate crystal formulae.
A calculation method developed by Lin and Peng (1994) was used to adjust the [Fe.sup.2+] and [Fe.sup.3+] concentrations, and we used the electrovalency balance principle to calculate the crystal formulae.