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1. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] the analysis of a vector field.

Synonyms

  • vector algebra

Antonyms

  • soundness
  • increment

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Rhymes with Decomposition Reaction

  • dissatisfaction
  • satisfaction
  • liquefaction
  • transaction
  • subtraction
  • extraction
  • distraction
  • contraction
  • abstraction
  • retraction
  • infraction
  • diffraction
  • classaction
  • telaction
  • interaction
  • exaction
  • attraction
  • traction
  • inaction
  • fraction
  • faction

2. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] in a decomposed state.

Synonyms

  • fragmentation
  • disintegration

3. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] the organic phenomenon of rotting.

Synonyms

  • organic phenomenon

Antonyms

  • morality
  • recuperate

4. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others.

Synonyms

  • chain reaction
  • saponification
  • aldol reaction
  • displacement
  • photochemical reaction
  • oxidization
  • neutralisation reaction
  • chemical action
  • oxidation
  • chemical change
  • elimination reaction
  • equilibrium
  • neutralisation
  • metathesis
  • displacement reaction
  • decomposition
  • neutralization
  • chemical reaction
  • exothermic reaction
  • endothermic reaction
  • hydrolysis
  • addition reaction
  • reduction
  • decomposition reaction
  • oxidoreduction
  • chemical decomposition reaction
  • oxidisation
  • double decomposition reaction
  • oxidation-reduction
  • redox
  • neutralization reaction
  • double decomposition
  • chemical equilibrium
  • reducing

Antonyms

  • careful
  • failing
  • running
  • unsatisfactory

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

5. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] an idea evoked by some experience.

Synonyms

  • idea

Antonyms

  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

6. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent.

Synonyms

  • answer
  • immune response
  • kinesis
  • immune reaction
  • transfusion reaction
  • activity
  • psychogalvanic response
  • electrical skin response
  • bodily function
  • reflex action
  • bodily process
  • learned response
  • double take
  • body process
  • inborn reflex
  • rebound
  • unconditioned reflex
  • GSR
  • physiological reaction
  • reflex
  • Tarchanoff phenomenon
  • automatism
  • immunologic response
  • galvanic skin response
  • reflex response
  • taxis
  • passage
  • tropism
  • innate reflex
  • passing
  • overreaction
  • response
  • learned reaction
  • electrodermal response
  • Fere phenomenon

Antonyms

  • assembly
  • discontinuation
  • activation
  • sink

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

7. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] doing something in opposition to another way of doing it that you don't like.

Synonyms

  • resistance
  • opposition

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • question
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

8. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] extreme conservatism in political or social matters.

Synonyms

  • conservatism

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

9. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] (mechanics) the equal and opposite force that is produced when any force is applied to a body.

Antonyms

  • birth

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

10. reaction

noun. ['riːˈækʃən'] a response that reveals a person's feelings or attitude.

Antonyms

  • active

Etymology

  • reaction (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • reactio (Latin)

Sentences with decomposition-reaction


1. Noun Phrase
For instance, a rotten egg gets its terrible smell from the irreversible decomposition reaction that occurs as it spoils.

2. Noun Phrase
The bubbles of carbon dioxide produced by mixing these common ingredients are actually the result of two reactions: an acid-base reaction followed by a decomposition reaction.

3. Noun Phrase
A synthesis reaction is the opposite of a decomposition reaction, which is when the bonds are broken in a complex product, and it splits the product into its respective components or elements.

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