Transition Reaction

Science / Biology / Transition Reaction: Biochemical process of converting 3-carbon pyruvate into 2-carbon acetyl and attaching it to coenzyme A (CoA) so it can enter Krebs cycle. Carbon dioxide is also released and NADH is formed (from NAD and H) in this process.

Other Words for Reaction

Reaction Noun Synonyms: response, reply, answer, effect, feedback
Reaction Verb Synonyms: retaliation, reciprocation, reprisal, revenge
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Other Words for Transition

Transition Adjective Synonyms: change, alteration, metamorphosis, change-over, transformation, transmutation, mutation, development, evolution, conversion, modification, metastasis
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Second Order Reaction

Science / Chemistry / Second Order Reaction: A reaction with a rate law that is proportional to either the concentration of a reactant squared, or the product of concentrations of two reactants. MORE

Reversible Reaction

Science / Geology / Reversible Reaction: A chemical reaction which can proceed in either direction, depending on the concentration of reacting materials. MORE

Seismic Transition Zone

Science / Geology / Seismic Transition Zone: A seismic discontinuity, found in all parts of the Earth, at which the velocity increases rapidly with depth: especially the one at 300 to 600 kilometers. MORE

Standard Enthalpy Of Reaction

Science / Chemistry / Standard Enthalpy Of Reaction: A change in enthalpy associated with a reaction involving substances in their standard states. MORE

Standard Entropy Of Reaction

Science / Chemistry / Standard Entropy Of Reaction: A change in entropy associated with a reaction involving substances in their standard states. A superscript circle (°) distinguishes standard enthalpy changes from enthalpy changes which involve reac MORE

Reduction Half Reaction

Science / Chemistry / Reduction Half Reaction: That part of a redox reaction that involves gain of electrons. In the oxidation half reaction, the oxidation number of one or more atoms within the reactants is reduced. MORE

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