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What is penultimate stress?

Penultimate means next-to-last, and "penultimate stress" in phonetics refers to stress in a word falling on the penultimate syllable. In other words, a word carrying penultima (MORE)

How many electrons does phosphorus have in its penultimate shell?

If "penultimate" means "next-to-outermost", the correct answer is 8: The innermost shell is full with two 1s electrons; the next-to-outermost shell is full with two 2s electro (MORE)

What does it mean to write a penultimate novel?

Penultimate means next to last. So a penultimate novel is the next to last in a series of novels eg the second novel in a set of three (a trilogy). Contrary to popular bel (MORE)

What is penultimate carbon?

the second to last carbon n a chain ~Also known as the last chiral centre. ~Given to the highest numbered carbon.
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What is penultimate shell?

The definition of "penultimate" is next to last or second to last.  In chemistry, when dealing with atoms each atom has shells that  fill with electrons. The penultimate she (MORE)
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What does penultimately mean?

Meaning next to last, penultimate can be used as a noun or adjective, and penultimately is an adverb.
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