displacement series

displacement series

[dis′plās·mənt ‚sir·ēz]
(chemistry)
The elements in decreasing order of their negative potentials. Also known as constant series; electromotive series; Volta series.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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