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electric charge

The state of any particle or body on which the there is an imbalance between electrons and protons. An excess of electrons causes a negative charge; a deficiency of electrons causes a positive charge. Electric charge, ELECTRIC FORCE and ELECTRIC POTENTIAL DIFFERENCE are fundamental to much of physiology.
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2], is seen to be a force existing between the positive proton charge and the separate negative charges of the PV.
These abnormal atomic charge changes indicate that the unit positive charge of [Baeim]+ must redistributes together with the dispersing of the unit negative charge of [BF4][?
From the tribo-electric series above we conclude that the PVC pipe will carry a net negative charge when rubbed with the cloth.
Marshall and Wartelle give their plant residues a negative charge by adding citric acid, a common food industry additive.
The coagulants are used to neutralize excess negative charge by collapsing that charged material onto fiber and fines surfaces and then taking them out of the system with the paper.
With this new innovation the drops are of a negative charge, allowing for each individual droplet to repel from each other, while maintaining an attraction with the positive charged leaves and bushes.
Electrostatic application uses a positively charged base product, in this case the rice cake, and then applies a negative charge to the flavouring.
99 Ease of useWorks by producing a negative charge through its bristles.
In 1998, Hamilton stumbled on to forest ring research while studying another related phenomenon called reduced chimneys, which are big centres of negative charge that occur over metal deposits.
i] is the fraction of the total soil negative charge that is due to sites of type i, [K.
The third quarter of 2002 included a negative charge of $1,048,000 for loss in value of marketable securities, whereas the third quarter of 2003 included a gain of $105,000 from the sale of a portion of those marketable securities.
polyethylene), moderately well to hydrophilic metals, and poorly to hydrophilie substances that have a negative charge (e.