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A Dictionary of Chemistry, Paperback / softback Book

A Dictionary of Chemistry Paperback / softback

Edited by Jonathan (Market House Books) Law, Richard (University of Cambridge) Rennie

Part of the Oxford Quick Reference series


A Dictionary of Chemistry is a popular and authoritative guide to all aspects of its discipline.

With over 5,000 entries, its broad coverage includes physical chemistry and biochemistry, and is heavily informed by the most current research.

For this eighth edition, the Dictionary has been fully revised, making it the most up-to-date reference work of its kind.

Almost 200 entirely new entries have been added, including bioethanol, genome, molecular spintronics, oganesson, phosphorylation, and reticular chemistry.

Areas such as analytical chemistry, environmental chemistry, and organic chemistry have been expanded to reflect recentdevelopments in the field.

The dictionary's supplementary material has also been enhanced as new diagrams provide readers with useful visual aids, and the appendices have been substantially updated.

All web links have been revised and updated, and are easily accessible via the companion website.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 640 pages, c.200
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Encyclopaedias & reference works
  • ISBN: 9780198841227



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