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homolysis

noun ho·mol·y·sis \ hō-ˈmäl-ə-səs \

medical Definition of homolysis

plural homolyses play \-ˌsēz\
:decomposition of a chemical compound into two uncharged atoms or radicals — compare heterolysis 2

homolytic

play \ˌhō-mə-ˈlit-ik, ˌhäm-ə-\ adjective

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