Meaning of REACTION in English


■ noun

1》 an instance of reacting to or against something.

↘( ~s ) a person's ability to respond physically and mentally to external stimuli.

2》 opposition to political or social progress or reform.

3》 a process in which substances interact causing chemical or physical change.

4》 Physics a force exerted in opposition to an applied force.


~ist noun & adjective

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