A solvent parameter
derived from the Gibbs energy of transfer
) of a series of solutes from water to numerous aqueous-organic mixtures and to pure
is a solute parameter,
characterize the solvent. The
values are used to define a solvent solvophobic effect so that
values are scaled
from unity (water) to zero (hexadecane).
PAC, 1994, 66, 1077
(Glossary of terms used in physical organic chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994))
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