chemical polarity

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chemical polarity

[′kem·i·kəl pə′lar·əd·ē]
(physical chemistry)
Tendency of a molecule, or compound, to be attracted or repelled by electrical charges because of an asymmetrical arrangement of atoms around the nucleus.
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In Cloisite 30B, two competing factors, the chain size and molecular polarity, result in a uniform composition of UP resin in the inter-layer galleries and intra-layer matrix leading to the similar final homogeneity of UP and UP/ 30B specimens.
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