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chain reaction

Translation of chain reaction in Spanish:

noun

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    • It can protect the polyunsaturated fatty acids in cell membranes from the autocatalytic chain reaction of lipid peroxidation.
    • Thousands or hundreds of thousands or even millions of these monomer fragments then add to each other in a chain reaction to form polymers.
    • The entire process is the chain reaction called lipid peroxidation.

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