alkaline earth

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Synonyms for alkaline earth

any of the bivalent metals of group II of the periodic table (calcium or strontium or barium or magnesium or beryllium)

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The alkali and alkaline earth metal carbonates have a positive effect on the cracking of oxygen-containing functional groups in oil shale.
While previous biomass products have been rich in alkali and alkaline earth metals that damage pipes, the researchers' biofuel product has fewer corrosive materials, making them ideal candidates for use in power plants.
The contents include sections on each of the elemental groups, including the main groups (or families), alkali metals, alkaline earth metals, halogens, and noble gases.
High levels of sodium ions (30 mM) appeared to have a minor activating effect on the enzyme, whereas divalent alkaline earth metals significantly activated ALP, with [Mg.
ABSTRACT: The purpose of study was to assess concentration of some selected heavy metals along with selected alkali and alkaline earth metals in the sample of Jabal-al-Noor Makkah.
It is the heaviest of the alkaline earth metals and is found in trace amounts of uranium ores.
The alkali (Na, K) and alkaline earth metals (Mg, Ca) play critical role in basic biological processes and ate required in larger quantities and therefore are suitably recognized as macronutrients.