reaction series

reaction series

[rē′ak·shən ‚sir·ēz]
(mineralogy)
Any series of minerals in which early formed varieties react with the melt to yield new minerals; two different types of reaction series exist, continuous and discontinuous.
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We found that the strain had cobbled together remaining hits and pieces of the reaction series that normally make branched-chain amino acids and their corresponding fusel oil components to make this new fusel oil--like higher alcohol, normal butyl alcohol.
2] is converted can be collected easily in the form of methanol in the last step of the reaction series.
In this reaction series, styrene monomer was used as diluent and later as cross-linking agent for UPE.