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Princeton's WordNet

  1. responsiveness, reactivitynoun

    responsive to stimulation

  2. reactivitynoun

    ready susceptibility to chemical change


  1. reactivitynoun

    responsiveness to stimulation

  2. reactivitynoun

    relative susceptibility to chemical reaction


  1. Reactivity

    Reactivity in chemistry refers to ⁕the chemical reactions of a single substance, ⁕the chemical reactions of two or more substances that interact with each other, ⁕the systematic study of sets of reactions of these two kinds, ⁕methodology that applies to the study of reactivity of chemicals of all kinds, ⁕experimental methods that are used to observe these processes, ⁕theories to predict and to account for these processes. The chemical reactivity of a single substance covers its behaviour in which ⁕it decomposes, ⁕it forms new substances by addition of atoms from another reactant or reactants, ⁕reactions in which it interacts with two or more other reactants to form two or more products. The chemical reactivity of a substance can refer to ⁕the variety of circumstances in which it reacts, in combination with ⁕the variety of substances with which it reacts, ⁕the equilibrium point of the reaction, ⁕the rate of the reaction. A responsible discussion of chemical reactivity can be found in any standard textbook on physical chemistry. The term reactivity is related to the concepts of chemical stability and chemical compatibility.


  1. Reactivity

    Reactivity provided technology to secure, accelerate, and manage XML and Web service environments in the enterprises. The company offered XML Infrastructure appliances that were based on hardware combined with the XML operating system; Manager that enabled diverse professionals to define policies and monitor enforcement; Gateway-D, which provided developers and testers with a desktop form factor; and Gatekeeper that offers XML Web services security. The company was founded in 1998 and was based in Belmont, California. It was acquired by Cisco in 2007.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reactivity in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reactivity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  1. Kasia Sawicka:

    Having these highly porous 3-D structures that are composed of nanofibers that are approximately 1,000 times the width of a hair produces a huge surface area of reactivity between the skin and patch, and allows for more of an interaction.

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    pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
    • A. abrupt
    • B. disjointed
    • C. handsome
    • D. suspicious

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