exergonic


ex·er·gon·ic

adjective \ˌek-(ˌ)sər-ˈgä-nik\

Definition of EXERGONIC

:  exothermic <an exergonic biochemical reaction>

Origin of EXERGONIC

exo- + Greek ergon work — more at work
First Known Use: 1940

ex·er·gon·ic

adjective \ˌek-(ˌ)sər-ˈgän-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EXERGONIC

: exothermic <an exergonic biochemical reaction>—compare endergonic

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