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Acid
A species that isa proton donor
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The minimum energy required to start a reaction by the breaking of bonds
Activation energy
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Addition polymerisation
The process in which unsaturated alkene molecules (monomers) add on to the growing polymer chain one at a time to form a very long saturated molecular chain(the addition polymer)
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Addition reaction
The reaction in which a reactant is added to an unsaturated molecule to make a saturated molecule
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Adsorption
The process that occur when a gas, liquid or solute is held to the surface of a solid or, more rarely, a liquid
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Activation energy

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The minimum energy required to start a reaction by the breaking of bonds

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The process in which unsaturated alkene molecules (monomers) add on to the growing polymer chain one at a time to form a very long saturated molecular chain(the addition polymer)

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The reaction in which a reactant is added to an unsaturated molecule to make a saturated molecule

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The process that occur when a gas, liquid or solute is held to the surface of a solid or, more rarely, a liquid

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