chemical property

Chemistry. a property or characteristic of a substance that is observed during a reaction in which the chemical composition or identity of the substance is changed: Combustibility is an important chemical property to consider when choosing building materials. Unabridged
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Main Entry:  chemical property
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a characteristic of a substance that becomes known during a chemical reaction; also, a characteristic depending on the arrangement of the atoms in the molecule's 21st Century Lexicon
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Vapor pressure is a fundamental chemical property related to volatility.
Now in the case of gold the relevant chemical property is the form of crystal gold forms in the solid state.
The user will need to obtain some of the necessary input data, such as physical-chemical property data, from other sources.
Color can be used an example of both a physical property and a chemical property.
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