hemihydrate definition

  • noun:
    • A hydrate where the molecular proportion of liquid particles to anhydrous compound is 1:2.
    • A hydrate whose solid includes one molecule of liquid of crystallization per two molecules, or per two-unit cells
    • In chem., a compound containing liquid when you look at the percentage of half a molecule for just one molecule of some other compound, as a salt.

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