reaction kinetics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Definition of reaction kinetics

: a branch of chemistry that deals with the rate of chemical reactions, with factors influencing such rates, and with applications of rate studies to elucidate the mechanism of reactions — compare order of a reaction

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“Reaction kinetics.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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