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Dipole
equal but opposite charges that are seperated by a short distance
dipole-dipole force
A force of attraction between polar molecules
intermolecular forces
the force of attraction between molecules
VSEPR theory
repulsion between sets of valence-level electrons surrounding an atom causes these sets to be oriented as far apart as possible
precipitate
a solid that is produced as a result of a chemical reaction in solution and that seperates from the solution
heterogeneous
not having a uniform composition throughout
homogeneous
having a uniform composition thoughout
electrolyte
a substance that dissolves in water to give a solution that conducts electric current
colloid
a mixture with particles intermediate in size between those in a solution and a suspension
molecular polarity
the uneven distribution of molecular charge