Stoichiometric Coefficient

Science / Chemistry / Stoichiometric Coefficient: The coefficients given before substances in a balanced chemical equation. For example, the stoichiometric coefficient of carbon dioxide in the following reaction is 4: 2 C2H6(g) + 7 O2(g) rightarrow 4 CO2 + 6 H2O

Discharge Coefficient

Technology / Rockets / Discharge Coefficient: Downrating of the area of an orifice or nozzle due to flow separation or friction. MORE

Information Coefficient (IC)

Business / Finance / Information Coefficient (IC): Condition that information is known to some, but not all, participants. MORE

Stoichiometric Coefficient

Science / Chemistry / Stoichiometric Coefficient: The coefficients given before substances in a balanced chemical equation. For example, the stoichiometric coefficient of carbon dioxide in the following reaction is 4: 2 C2H6(g) + 7 O2(g) rightarrow 4 MORE

Activity Coefficient

Science / Chemistry / Activity Coefficient: (gamma) The ratio of activity to concentration; a = gamma c where a, gamma, and c are the activity, activity coefficient, and concentrations, respectively. Activity coefficients are usually obtained f MORE

Correlation Coefficient

Business / Finance / Correlation Coefficient: Statistical measure of the degree to which the movements of two variables (stock/option/convertible prices or returns) are related. See: Correlation coefficient. MORE

Coefficient Of Thermal Expansion

Business / Machine Shop / Coefficient Of Thermal Expansion: The increase in length per unit length for each degree a metal is heated. MORE

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