Stock Solution Definition

Chemistry Glossary Definition of Stock Solution

Stock Solution Definition: A Stock Solution is a concentrated solution that will be diluted to some lower concentrated for actual use. Stock solutions are used to save preparation time, conserve materials, reduce storage space, and improve the accuracy with which working solutions are prepared.

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