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disproportionation

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noun dis·pro·por·tion·ation \-ˌpȯr-shə-ˈnā-shən\

Definition of disproportionation

  1. :  the transformation of a substance into two or more dissimilar substances usually by simultaneous oxidation and reduction

disproportionate

play \-ˈpȯr-shə-ˌnāt\ intransitive verb


Circa 1929

First Known Use of disproportionation

circa 1929


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