alkaline metal

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Synonyms for alkaline metal

any of the monovalent metals of group I of the periodic table (lithium or sodium or potassium or rubidium or cesium or francium)

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A Period begins with an element the atom of which contains one s-electron at the outer level: this is hydrogen in Period 1, and alkaline metals in the others.
Methodology of deposition of porous condensates in electron beam evaporation and joint deposition of the stainless steel vapor phases and the alkaline metal halogenide on a preliminarily heated up to a certain temperature substrate is described in detail in [3].
Cesium is an alkaline metal that melts in the hand, reacts violently and painfully with the skin and is made dangerous by its tendency to catch fire.
A wood cement board substantially consisting of reinforcing wood material and a cement wherein said reinforcing wood material is treated by a method comprising attaching an aqueous solution of a mineral acid and adding and mixing an alkaline metal silicate in said reinforcing wood material to prevent the inhibition of hardening of cement by sugar contained in said reinforcing wood material is provided in the present invention.
One of its many unique alternative energy technologies is a patent pending hydrogen gas generator that is the result of years of research and development and which produces hydrogen gas from water via the timed release of measured amounts of an alkaline metal emulsion into a water reservoir.
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