henderson-hasselbalch equation

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Henderson-Hasselbalch equation Hen·der·son-Has·sel·balch equation (hěn'dər-sən-hās'əl-bālk', -hä'səl-bälKH')
n.
An equation expressing the pH of a buffer solution as a function of the concentration of the weak acid or base and the salt components of the buffer.

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