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exothermic reaction

noun [C] uk   /ek.səuˌθɜː.mɪk.riˈæk.ʃən/ us    /-soʊˌθɝː-/ specialized
Translations of “exothermic reaction”
in Chinese (Traditional) 放熱反應(放出熱量的化學反應)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放热反应(放出热量的化学反应)…
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