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Inorganic compound

Index Inorganic compound

An inorganic compound is typically a chemical compound that lacks C-H bonds, that is, a compound that is not an organic compound, but the distinction is not defined or even of particular interest. [1]

29 relations: Ammonium cyanate, Carbide, Carbon dioxide, Carbon monoxide, Carbonate, Carbon–hydrogen bond, Chemical compound, Cyanate, Cyanide, Friedrich Wöhler, Inorganic compounds by element, Inorganic Crystal Structure Database, Inorganic polymer, Inorganic Syntheses, International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Jöns Jacob Berzelius, Life, List of inorganic compounds, List of named inorganic compounds, Mantle (geology), Mineral acid, Organic chemistry, Organic compound, Organism, Salt (chemistry), Thiocyanate, Urea, Vitalism, Wöhler synthesis.

Ammonium cyanate

Ammonium cyanate is an inorganic compound with the formula NH4OCN.

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In chemistry, a carbide is a compound composed of carbon and a less electronegative element.

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Carbon dioxide

Carbon dioxide (chemical formula) is a colorless gas with a density about 60% higher than that of dry air.

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Carbon monoxide

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that is slightly less dense than air.

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In chemistry, a carbonate is a salt of carbonic acid (H2CO3), characterized by the presence of the carbonate ion, a polyatomic ion with the formula of.

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Carbon–hydrogen bond

The carbon-hydrogen bond (C–H bond) is a bond between carbon and hydrogen atoms that can be found in many organic compounds.

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Chemical compound

A chemical compound is a chemical substance composed of many identical molecules (or molecular entities) composed of atoms from more than one element held together by chemical bonds.

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The cyanate ion is an anion with the chemical formula written as − or −. In aqueous solution it acts as a base, forming isocyanic acid, HNCO.

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A cyanide is a chemical compound that contains the group C≡N.

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Friedrich Wöhler

Friedrich Wöhler (31 July 1800 – 23 September 1882) was a German chemist, best known for his synthesis of urea, but also the first to isolate several chemical elements.

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Inorganic compounds by element

This is a list of common inorganic and organometallic compounds of each element.

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Inorganic Crystal Structure Database

ICSD (standing for Inorganic Crystal Structure Database) is a database of inorganic crystal structure data.

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Inorganic polymer

Inorganic polymers are polymers with a skeletal structure that does not include carbon atoms in the backbone.

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Inorganic Syntheses

Inorganic Syntheses is a book series which aims to publish "detailed and foolproof" procedures for the synthesis of inorganic compounds.

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International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) is an international federation of National Adhering Organizations that represents chemists in individual countries.

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Jöns Jacob Berzelius

Baron Jöns Jacob Berzelius (20 August 1779 – 7 August 1848), named by himself and contemporary society as Jacob Berzelius, was a Swedish chemist.

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Life is a characteristic that distinguishes physical entities that do have biological processes, such as signaling and self-sustaining processes, from those that do not, either because such functions have ceased, or because they never had such functions and are classified as inanimate.

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List of inorganic compounds

Although most compounds are referred to by their IUPAC systematic names (following IUPAC nomenclature), "traditional" names have also been kept where they are in wide use or of significant historical interests.

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List of named inorganic compounds

Well-known inorganic and organometallic compounds and reagents that are named after individuals include.

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Mantle (geology)

The mantle is a layer inside a terrestrial planet and some other rocky planetary bodies.

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Mineral acid

A mineral acid (or inorganic acid) is an acid derived from one or more inorganic compounds.

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Organic chemistry

Organic chemistry is a chemistry subdiscipline involving the scientific study of the structure, properties, and reactions of organic compounds and organic materials, i.e., matter in its various forms that contain carbon atoms.

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Organic compound

In chemistry, an organic compound is generally any chemical compound that contains carbon.

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In biology, an organism (from Greek: ὀργανισμός, organismos) is any individual entity that exhibits the properties of life.

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Salt (chemistry)

In chemistry, a salt is an ionic compound that can be formed by the neutralization reaction of an acid and a base.

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Thiocyanate (also known as rhodanide) is the anion −. It is the conjugate base of thiocyanic acid.

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Urea, also known as carbamide, is an organic compound with chemical formula CO(NH2)2.

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Vitalism is the belief that "living organisms are fundamentally different from non-living entities because they contain some non-physical element or are governed by different principles than are inanimate things".

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Wöhler synthesis

The Wöhler synthesis is the conversion of ammonium cyanate into urea.

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