High Spin Complex

Science / Chemistry / High Spin Complex: A metal-ligand complex with the same number of unpaired electrons as the uncomplexed metal ion. When a weak ligand complexes the metal ion, the crystal field splitting is small and the electrons can still occupy all of the d orbitals without pairing.

Other Words for High

High Noun Synonyms: anticyclone
High Adjective Synonyms: tall, lofty, elevated, towering
High Adverb Synonyms: intoxication, altered consciousness
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Other Words for Spin

Spin Verb Synonyms: revolve, turn, rotate, gyrate, twirl, whirl, twist, reel, pirouette, pivot
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Jump Start-College in High School

Life Style / College / Jump Start-College in High School: Jump Start classes are college classes you can take while you're still in high school. Getting a jump start on college means you can lighten your load in college or even graduate early. MORE

Low Spin Complex

Science / Chemistry / Low Spin Complex: A metal-ligand complex with fewer unpaired electrons than the uncomplexed metal ion. When a strong ligand complexes the metal ion, the crystal field splitting is large and some electrons pair rather t MORE

Lower High Water (LHW)

Science / Tides and Currents / Lower High Water (LHW): The lowest of the high waters of any specified tidal day due to the declinational effects of the Moon and Sun. MORE

Mean High Water (MHW)

Science / Tides and Currents / Mean High Water (MHW): A tidal datum. The aver-age of all the high water heights observed over the National Tidal Datum Epoch. For stations with shorter series, comparison of simultaneous observations with a control tide st MORE

Jewish High Holy Days

Life Style / Holiday / Jewish High Holy Days: The most important festivals of the Jewish religious year are celebrated during the first ten days of the month of Tishri, usually in September or October. The first day is Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish N MORE

Intermountain High

Science / Weather / Intermountain High: An area of high pressure that occurs during the winter between the Rocky Mountains and the Sierra-Cascade ranges. It blocks the eastward movement of Pacific cyclones. Also called Plateau High or Great MORE

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