med surg ch 40 (T)

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med surg ch 40 (T)
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  1. substance containing a hydrogen ion that can be liberated or released
    acid
  2. condition characterized by a proportionate excess of hydrogen ions in the extracellular fluid, in which the pH falls below 7.35
    acidosis
  3. condition characterized by a proportionate lack of hydrogen ions in the extracellular fluid concentration, in which the pH exceeds 7.45
    alkalosis
  4. ion that carries a negative electric charge
    anion
  5. substance that can accept or trap a hydrogen ion; synonym for alkali
    base
  6. substance that prevents body fluid from becoming overly acid or alkaline
    buffer
  7. ion that carries a positive electric charge
    cation
  8. substance capable of breaking into ions and developing an electric charge when dissolved in solution
    electrolyte
  9. atom or molecule carrying an electric charge in solution
    ion
  10. substance dissolved in a solution
    solute
  11. liquid holding a substance in a solution
    solvent

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