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  1. exothermic reaction(noun)

    a chemical reaction accompanied by the evolution of heat


  1. Exothermic reaction

    An exothermic reaction is a chemical reaction that releases energy in the form of light or heat. It is the opposite of an endothermic reaction. Expressed in a chemical equation: reactants → products + energy

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  • экзотермическая реакцияRussian

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