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Addition reaction

Definition of the noun addition reaction

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  1. a chemical reaction in which one molecule is added to another


Addition reaction: An addition reaction, in organic chemistry, is in its simplest terms an organic reaction where two or more molecules combine to form a larger one.

  • also known as 加成反应

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Google previewDictionary of Applied Math for Engineers and Scientists (2002)

by Emma Previato

addition reaction A chemical reaction of two or more reactingmolecular entities, resulting in a single...

Google previewDictionary of Chemistry

activity series addition reaction solution yields the chemical activity. This term gives an idea of how much interaction exists between molecules at higher concentration. In solutions of very low ionic strength, when mis less than 0.01, the Debye- ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science (2010)

by Elizabeth A. Martin

i3 addition reaction halides react readily with water, alcohols, phenols, and amines and are used in *acylation reactions. They are made by replacing the - OH group in a carboxylic acid by a halogen using a halogenating agent such as PC15.

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Chemistry

by Blackie

Addition reaction An addition reaction, in organic chemistry, is in its simplest terms an organic reaction in which two molecules combine to form a single molecule, the product formed is called addition producte.g. CH +H CH-CH 24 2 33 Adduct ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

addition reaction A reaction in which additional atoms or groups of atoms are introduced into an unsaturated compound, such as an alkene, alkyne, aldehyde, ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Chemistry (1987)

by D. Brynn Hibbert, A.M. James

addition reaction. Reaction in which a molecule adds to an unsaturated compound containing double or triple bonds (e.g., >C=C-, -C=C-, -C=N). Examples include the addition of bromine to an ALKENE, and of ...

Google previewScience and Technology Encyclopedia (2000)

by The University of Chicago Press, Leszek Kołakowski

has electron-withdrawing groups attached which activate the diene The illustration shows the Diels- Alder reaction using molecular orbital models The addition reaction mechanism is shown by the rearrangement of the electron ...

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Video shows what addition reaction means. a reaction in which radicals are added to both sides of a double or triple bond. Addition reaction Meaning. How to ...

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