negative catalyst


noun Chemistry.

an inhibitor.

Nearby words

  1. negation,
  2. negative,
  3. negative accommodation,
  4. negative amortization,
  5. negative base excess,
  6. negative convergence,
  7. negative declination,
  8. negative electricity,
  9. negative end-expiratory pressure,
  10. negative equity

Origin of negative catalyst

First recorded in 1900–05

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