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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.

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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 previewEncyclopedia of Physical Organic Chemistry, , 6 Volume Set (2017)

by Zerong Wang

Michael Addition Reaction A conjugate addition reaction occurring between the electrophilic conjugate system (such as acrylonitrile, methyl vinylketone, and cyclohexene ketone) and nucleophilic carbon anion (such as nitroalkanes, ...

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 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 previewEncyclopedia of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics (2008)

by Dongqing Li

By using the rapid Michael addition reaction of the SH group of cysteine ...

Google previewConcise Polymeric Materials Encyclopedia (1998)

by Joseph C. Salamone

Alder, LeBras and Compagnon, Dalalande, and Pinnazi confirmed the addition reaction of maleic anhydride with ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemical Terms (1920)

by James Fitton Couch

Addition Reaction. When two or more molecules react ...

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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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