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British English: /rɪˈakʃ(ə)n/
American English: /riˈækʃ(ə)n/

Translation of reaction in German:


  • 1
    Reaktion Fem. (to auf) + Akk.
    reaction against something
    Widerstand gegen etwas
    action and reaction
    Wirkung und Gegenwirkung
    what was his reaction?
    wie hat er reagiert?
    there was a favourable reaction to the proposal
    der Vorschlag ist positiv aufgenommen worden
    chemical/nuclear reaction
    chemische Reaktion/Kernreaktion Fem.
    I had a bad reaction after the injection
    mein Körper hat die Injektion schlecht vertragen
  • 2 (opposite physical action)
    Gegenreaktion Fem.
  • 3 (Politics)
    Reaktion Fem.
    forces of reaction
    reaktionäre Kräfte
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