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Chemistry - Oxford Dictionary

Chemistry - Oxford Dictionary

iOS Universal Reference

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Powered by Handmark, Oxford Dictionary of Chemistry has been fully revised and updated. It its Sixth Edition this popular dictionary is the ideal reference resource for students of chemistry, either in high school or in college. The new edition features more than 4,300 entries, including hundreds of new terms. The Dictionary covers all aspects of chemistry--from physical chemistry to biochemistry--including topics such as metallurgy, materials science, forensic science, and geology. There are also biographical entries on key figures in the field. The application has feature articles on important topics such as polymers and crystal defects, and chronologies that chart the main discoveries in such fields as atomic theory, biochemistry, explosives, and plastics. The volume includes with nine appendices, including the periodic table, SI units, the chemical elements, Nobel prizewinners, and useful websites.

Features
+ Over 4,300 entries, including new terms in biochemistry and forensic science
+ Includes feature entries on important topics such as polymers and crystal defects
+ Chronologies chart the main discoveries in such fields as atomic theory, biochemistry, explosives, and plastics
+ No wireless connection required

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"A favorite. It should be in every classroom and library... the reader is drawn inevitably from one entry to the nextmerely to satisfy curiosity"-- School Science Review

What's New

+ Buy one application and use it on your iPhone or iPad, optimized for both devices!
+ Brand-new integrated design is accessible, clear, and easy to use.
+ Fuzzy search to help find those difficult to spell words.
+ Share entries via email, Facebook and Twitter
+ Tag words with bookmarks or custom tags for easy retrieval.

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