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The Reaction and Its Nomenclature, Formulae, and Units

  • Kevin C. de BergEmail author
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science book series (BRIEFSMOLECULAR)

Abstract

New compositional nomenclature had been proposed by four famous French chemists, Guyton de Morveau, Lavoisier, Fourcroy, and Berthollet in the late eighteenth century.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Avondale College of Higher EducationCooranbongAustralia

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