Chemistry Abbreviations Starting with Letters J or K

Abbreviations and Acronyms Used in Chemistry

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Chemistry abbreviations and acronyms are used throughout science. These are abbreviations and acronyms beginning with the letters J and K used in chemistry and chemical engineering.

Abbreviations and Acronyms Beginning with J

J - Joule
JAC - Journal of Analytical Chemistry
JAW - Just Add Water
JBC - Journal of Biological Chemistry
JCG - Journal of Crystal Growth
JCS - Journal of the Chemical Society
JOC - Journal of Organic Chemistry

Abbreviations and Acronyms Beginning with K

k - Boltzmann constant
K - Kelvin
k - kilo
K - Potassium
Ka - Acid dissociation constant
Kd - Dissociation constant
KE - Kinetic Energy
Keq - Equilibrium constant
kg - kilogram
KGA - KetoGlutaric Acid
kHz - kilohertz
km - kilometer
KMT - Kinetic Molecular Theory
Kr - Krypton
KTM - Kinetic Thermal Mixing
kW - kilowatt

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