reagent

Synonyms and related words:
acid, acidity, agent, alkali, alkalinity, alloisomer, anion, antacid, atom, base, biochemical, cation, chemical, chemical element, chromoisomer, compound, copolymer, dimer, element, heavy chemicals, high polymer, homopolymer, hydracid, inorganic chemical, ion, isomer, macromolecule, metamer, molecule, monomer, neutralizer, nonacid, organic chemical, oxyacid, polymer, pseudoisomer, radical, sulfacid, trimer

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  • Reagent — Re*a gent (r[ e]*[=a] jent), n. (Chem.) A substance capable of producing with another a reaction, especially when employed to detect the presence of other bodies; a test. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reagent — REAGÉNT s. v. agent chimic, reactiv. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime …   Dicționar Român

  • reagent — (n.) 1797, from RE (Cf. re ) + AGENT (Cf. agent) substance that produces a chemical reaction …   Etymology dictionary

  • reagent — ► NOUN ▪ a substance or mixture for use in chemical analysis or other reactions …   English terms dictionary

  • reagent — [rē ā′jənt] n. [ RE + AGENT] Chem. a substance used to detect or measure another substance or to convert one substance into another by means of the reaction which it causes …   English World dictionary

  • Reagent — Reagents, such as sulfur (pictured), are the starting materials that are used in chemical reactions. A reagent is a substance or compound that is added to a system in order to bring about a chemical reaction or is added to see if a reaction… …   Wikipedia

  • reagent — UK [rɪˈeɪdʒ(ə)nt] / US [rɪˈeɪdʒənt] noun [countable] Word forms reagent : singular reagent plural reagents chemistry a substance used in a chemical reaction …   English dictionary

  • reagènt — ênta in énta m (ȅ é, ẹ) kem. snov, s katero se po značilnih reakcijah ugotavljajo vrste sestavin kake snovi: dodati raztopini reagent / kemični reagenti ♦ mont. flotacijski reagent ki se pri flotaciji dodaja vodi …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • reagent — cheminis reagentas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Grynas cheminis junginys, griežtai nustatytos sudėties mišinys ar tirpalas, vartojamas analizei ir tyrimams. atitikmenys: angl. chemical reagent; reagent rus. реагент; реактив; химический… …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • reagent — noun Etymology: New Latin reagent , reagens, present participle of reagere to react more at react Date: 1797 a substance used (as in detecting or measuring a component, in preparing a product, or in developing photographs) because of its chemical …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • reagent — [[t]rie͟ɪʤənt[/t]] reagents N COUNT A reagent is a substance that is used to cause a chemical reaction. Reagents are often used in order to indicate the presence of another substance. [TECHNICAL] …   English dictionary


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