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Definition of Ionic equation (complete ionic equation)

Ionic equation (complete ionic equation) Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
General Chemistry Glossary
Compare with net ionic equation and molecular equation .An ionic equation is a balanced chemical equation in which strong electrolytes are written as dissociated ions. For example, Ag+(aq) + NO3-(aq) + Na+(aq) + Cl-(aq) = AgCl(s) + Na+(aq) + NO3-(aq) is an ionic equation; AgNO3(aq) + NaCl(aq) = AgCl(s) + NaNO3(aq) is not.