Definition of bimolecular in English:

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bimolecular

Pronunciation: /ˌbīməˈlekyələr/

adjective

Chemistry
Consisting of or involving two molecules.
Example sentences
  • The rate of a reaction with a bimolecular rate law depends on the concentration of two species or the square of the concentration of one species.
  • In this case the precursors are mixed just before entering the deposition chamber and the heat of the chamber encourages a gas phase bimolecular reaction.
  • The Stern-Volmer plot of these solutions is linear, and the bimolecular reaction rate constant agrees with previous observations.

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Syllabification: bi·mo·lec·u·lar

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