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Compound is a state of matter?

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Answered 2010-06-17 03:43:30

No, a compound is a pure substance made up of two or more elements chemically combined (by chemical bonds). State of matter refers whether the substance is in the solid, liquid or gaseous state. So they are different terms.

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