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reagency Line breaks: re|agency
Pronunciation: /rɪˈeɪdʒ(ə)nsi/

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Definition of reagency in English:


[mass noun] Chemistry
Reactive power or operation.
Example sentences
  • The acid reaction is thus accounted for, as well as the deposition.
  • It was now found that a free base of the general formula could be yielded if the free base is manufactured by releasing it with an appropriate reagency from a high purity, crystalline salt.
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