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adduct

[′a‚dəkt]
(chemistry)
A chemical compound that forms from chemical addition of two species; for example, reaction of butadiene with styrene forms an adduct, 4-phenyl-1-cyclohexene.
The complex compound formed by association of an inclusion complex.
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Instead, where associative logic dominates, therefore the iconic dimenations of signs as understood by Peirce, the relation between interpreted and interpretant (see Petrilli 1998; Ponzio 1990) proceeds by hypothesis, it calls for reader initiative and inventiveness, and requires inferences mainly of the adductive type, that is, at high degrees of creativity and inventiveness.
The adductive nature of the task demands continual checking and cross-checking to achieve probable interpretations.
The role of adductive logic in understanding and using advanced empathy.
1991; 1992) published two papers on the separation of phenols by adductive crystallization.