Definition of intermolecular in English:


Syllabification: in·ter·mo·lec·u·lar
Pronunciation: /ˌintərməˈlekyələr


  • Existing or taking place between molecules.
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    • Moreover the now-effective intermolecular forces cause the molecules to arrange themselves into ordered groups.
    • When there are stronger intermolecular forces between the molecules of a liquid, the surface tension should be greater.
    • Each sodium molecule is held in place adjacent to the next molecule by weak intermolecular forces.

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