BZ reaction

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noun \(ˈ)bē-¦zē-\

Definition of BZ reaction

  1. :  belousov-zhabotinsky reaction Rotating spirals—and some other interesting patterns—can be observed in a beautiful chemistry experiment … . It is known as the Belousov-Zhabotinskii reaction, or BZ reaction for short—usually pronounced ‘beezee’ in the American style. — Ian Stewart, The Magical Maze, 1999

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First Known Use of bz reaction

1985


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