Single Displacement

Science / Chemistry / Single Displacement: A reaction of the form A + BC = B + AC. For example, zinc displaces hydrogen from hydrochloric acid in the following reaction: Zn(s) + 2 hcl(aq) = zncl2(aq) + H2(g).

Other Words for Single

Single Verb Synonyms: unmarried, unwed, unattached, free, celibate
Single Noun Synonyms: separate, distinct, individual, solitary


Science / Chemistry / Displacement: A reaction in which a fragment of one reactant is replaced by another reactant (or by a fragent of another reactant). Displacement reactions have the same number of products as reactants, and are desc MORE

Single-Factor Model

Business / Finance / Single-Factor Model: A mutual fund that invests in individual countries outside the United States. MORE

Single-Estate Coffee

Life Style / Coffee / Single-Estate Coffee: Coffee produced by a single farm, single mill, or single group of farms, and marketed without mixture with other coffees. Many specialty coffees are now identified by estate name, rather than the less MORE

Single-Family, Owner-Occupied Dwellings

Business / Real Estate / Single-Family, Owner-Occupied Dwellings: A dwelling which will be owned and occupied by a signatory to the mortgage or deed of trust secured by such dwelling within 90 days of the execution of the mortgage or deed of trust. MORE

Single-Gene Disorder

Science / Genetics / Single-Gene Disorder: Hereditary disorder caused by a mutant allele of a single gene (e.g., duchenne muscular dystrophy, retinoblastoma, sickle cell disease). MORE


Entertainment / Football / Single-Elimination: A tournament where a team is eliminated after one loss. MORE