homolytic

adjective ho·mo·lyt·ic \ ˌhō-mə-ˈli-tik , ˌhä- \

Definition of homolytic

of a chemical compound
: decomposing into two uncharged atoms or radicals

homolysis

play \hō-ˈmä-lə-səs\ noun

First Known Use of homolytic

1941

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