Definition of "chemical reaction" [chemical reaction]

  • A process, involving the breaking or making of interatomic bonds, in which one or more substances are changed into others. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "chemical reaction" in a sentence
  • "It’s all very well to talk of jigsaw dents and sockets, highly specific active sites capable of speeding up a particular chemical reaction a trillionfold."
  • "A catalyst is a chemical substance that speeds up, by as much as a billion or even a trillion times, a chemical reaction between other substances, while the catalyst itself emerges from the process unscathed and free to catalyse again."
  • ""Solar Prane developed an adverse chemical reaction to long use of mindtrap.""