Vapor Pressure Definition

Chemistry Glossary Definition of Vapor Pressure

Mercury is a metal with a high vapor pressure.
Mercury is a metal with a high vapor pressure. Femto/Elementbox04, wikipedia.org
Vapor Pressure Definition: The pressure exerted by a vapor in equilibrium with the solid or liquid phase of the same substance. Also, the partial pressure of the substance in the atmosphere above the solid or the liquid.

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