Chemical reaction definitions

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Sonorous
Sounds deep when hit
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Malleable
Can be hammered into shape
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Ductile
Can be stretched into a wire or a sheet
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Brittle
Easily broken
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Element
Something made up of 1 type of atom
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Compound
Something made up of 2 or more types of atoms that are chemically joined
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Atom
The smallest particle of matter, which all substances are made up of
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Mixture
2 or more substances mixed together, though not chemically joined
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Thermal Decomposition
Breaking down a substance using heat
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Precipitation
2 soluble substances chemically joined to make and insoluble substance
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Neutralisation
A reaction between an acid and an alkali
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Synthesis/Direct Combination
A compound made directly from its elements
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Exothermic
A reaction that gives off heat
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Endothermic
A reaction that takes in heat
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Oxidisation
The addition of oxygen to a substance
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Easily broken

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Something made up of 1 type of atom

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