electromotive series


electromotive series
noun
a serial arrangement of metallic elements or ions according to their electrode potentials determined under specified conditions; the order shows the tendency of one metal to reduce the ions of any other metal below it in the series
Hypernyms: ↑series

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noun or electromotive force series
: an arrangement of metallic elements or ions usually in a column or table according to their electrode potentials determined under specified conditions, the order showing the tendency of one metal to reduce the ions of any other metal below it in the series; also : a similar arrangement including nonmetallic elements or ions as well as metallic elements — called also electrochemical series

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Chem.
the classification of metals in the order of their electrode potentials. Also called electrochemical series.

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electromotive series,
Chemistry. a list of the metallic elements in the decreasing order of their tendencies to change to ions in solution, so that each metal displaces from solution those below it in the list, and is displaced by those above it; activity series.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • electromotive force series — noun a serial arrangement of metallic elements or ions according to their electrode potentials determined under specified conditions; the order shows the tendency of one metal to reduce the ions of any other metal below it in the series • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Electromotive force — (emf, mathcal{E}) is a term used to characterize electrical devices, such as voltaic cells, thermoelectric devices, electrical generators and transformers, and even resistors. For a given device, if an electric charge Q passes through that device …   Wikipedia

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