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n. - (chemistry) the relation between the quantities of substances that take part in a reaction or form a compound (typically a ratio of whole integers).

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  • It varies with conditions, so I put “stoichiometry” in quotes.
  • One lecturer admitted to cribbing a definition of stoichiometry from Wikipedia.
  • Bring on the alchemy, the history, before tackling the stoichiometry, and don't asssume anything.
  • In hindsight, I should have gone into organic chemistry/genetics, since I excelled in chemistry (I dig stoichiometry). for more
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