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molecularity

[ muh-lek-yuh-lar-i-tee ]
/ məˌlɛk yəˈlær ɪ ti /

noun Chemistry.

the number of molecules or atoms that participate in an elementary process.

Nearby words

molecular sieve, molecular spectrum, molecular surgery, molecular volume, molecular weight, molecularity, molecule, molehill, moleskin, moleskins, molest

Origin of molecularity

First recorded in 1835–45; molecular + -ity
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