Kolrausch's law

/ˈkɒlraʊʃəz lɔ/ (say 'kolrowshuhz law)

the law which states that when ionisation is complete the conductivity of an electrolyte is equal to the sum of the conductivities of the ions into which the solute dissociates.
{named after FW Kolrausch, 1840–1910, German physicist}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Conductivity (electrolytic) — The conductivity (or specific conductance) of an electrolyte solution is a measure of its ability to conduct electricity. The SI unit of conductivity is siemens per meter (S/m). Conductivity measurements are used routinely in many industrial and… …   Wikipedia

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