oxidation-reduction potential


oxidation-reduction potential
oxidation-reduction potential n the standard potential of an atom or ion that undergoes oxidation at the anode or reduction at the cathode in an electrochemical cell as compared to the potential of a standard hydrogen electrode when it is undergoing the same process called also redox potential

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  • oxidation-reduction potential — noun : the potential at which oxidation occurs at the anode and reduction at the cathode in an electrochemical cell; especially : the standard potential referred to the standard hydrogen electrode as zero symbol E°; called also redox potential;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • oxidation-reduction potential — oksidacijos redukcijos potencialas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Oksidacijos redukcijos elektrodo potencialas. atitikmenys: angl. oxidation reduction potential; redox potential vok. Redoxpotential, n rus.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • oxidation-reduction potential — oksidacijos redukcijos potencialas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Oksidacijos redukcijos elektrodo potencialas. atitikmenys: angl. oxidation reduction potential; redox potential rus. окислительно восстановительный потенциал …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • oxidation-reduction potential — See redox potential …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Oxidation-reduction potential — Окислительно восстановительный потенциал …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • oxidation-reduction potential — Смотри окислительно восстановительный потенциал (редокс потенциал) …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • Reduction potential — (also known as redox potential, oxidation / reduction potential, ORP or Eh) is a measure of the tendency of a chemical species to acquire electrons and thereby be reduced. Reduction potential is measured in volts (V), or millivolts (mV). Each… …   Wikipedia

  • reduction potential — noun : the potential at which reduction occurs at the cathode in an electrochemical cell compare oxidation reduction potential * * * Physical Chem. (in a galvanic cell) the potential of the electrode at which reduction occurs. Cf. oxidation… …   Useful english dictionary

  • oxidation–reduction reaction — ▪ chemical reaction Introduction also called  redox reaction        any chemical reaction in which the oxidation number of a participating chemical species changes. The term covers a large and diverse body of processes. Many oxidation– reduction… …   Universalium

  • reduction potential — Physical Chem. (in a galvanic cell) the potential of the electrode at which reduction occurs. Cf. oxidation potential. * * * …   Universalium


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