Origin of reactant
Related Words for reactantimpetus, motivation, incentive, stimulant, incitement, reactionary, spur, goad, incendiary, agitator, impulse, incitation, reactant, synergist, adjuvant, enzyme, yeast, leaven, ferment
Examples from the Web for reactant
Historical Examples of reactant
No matter what distance or reactant I assume, nothing we know will fit.Masters of Space
Edward Elmer Smith
"She's been stripped of her reactant pile, Major," said Strong.The Revolt on Venus
What kind of reactant is Quent Miles using in that ship of yours?
"Reactant feeding at D-9 rate," said Barret after a split-second pause.Sabotage in Space
I don't know who's going to be first, but I can't even strip my ship by tomorrow morning, let alone soup up the reactant.
- a substance that participates in a chemical reaction, esp a substance that is present at the start of the reactionCompare product (def. 4)
Word Origin and History for reactant
- A substance participating in a chemical reaction, especially a directly reacting substance present at the start of the reaction.
- A substance participating in a chemical reaction, especially one present at the start of the reaction.