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Molecular weight

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Molecular mass or molecular weight refers to the mass of a molecule. It is calculated as the sum of the mass of each constituent atom multiplied by the number of atoms of that element in the molecular formula. (Wikipedia)

Preferred Units: N/A

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Chemicophysical properties

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Molecular mass

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