complex chemical reaction

complex chemical reaction

[′käm‚pleks ¦kem·i·kəl rē′ak·shən]
(chemistry)
A chemical system in which a number of chemical reactions take place simultaneously, including reversible reactions, consecutive reactions, and concurrent or side reactions.
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It can be looked at as a very complex chemical reaction [in which] .
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