chain reaction definition

  • noun:
    • some events where each induces or affects another.
    • Physics A multistage nuclear response, especially a self-sustaining a number of fissions where the release of neutrons from splitting of 1 atom contributes to the splitting of others.
    • Chemistry a number of responses for which one item of a reacting set is a reactant in following ready.
    • A nuclear reaction which particles created by the fission of one atom trigger fissions of various other atoms.
    • some events, each one resulting in the next.
    • a self-sustaining nuclear response; a series of atomic fissions which neutrons released by splitting one atom leads to the splitting of others
    • a number of chemical responses where the product of 1 is a reactant within the next
    • a number of occasions for which each induces or influences next.
    • Physics A multistage atomic reaction, particularly a self-sustaining number of fissions where launch of neutrons through the splitting of just one atom causes the splitting of other people.
    • Chemistry some reactions by which one product of a reacting ready is a reactant in following ready.
    • A nuclear effect for which particles from the fission of one atom trigger fissions of various other atoms.
    • a number of activities, each one inducing the after that.
    • a self-sustaining atomic reaction; a few nuclear fissions by which neutrons circulated by splitting one atom results in the splitting of others
    • a series of chemical responses where the product of one is a reactant in the next

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