Skip to Content
Medical Term:

stoichiometry

Pronunciation: stoy'ke-om'e-tre

Definition: Determination of the relative quantities of the substances concerned in any chemical reaction, with the laws of definite proportions in chemistry, as in the molar proportions in a reaction.

[G. stoicheion, element, + metron, measure]

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide