- Addition polymer
a polymer formed by the direct reaction of two or more monomers, and with no resulting water or other by-product.
- Addition polymerization
See under (def 2). the act or process of forming a polymer or compound. the combination of many like or unlike molecules to form a more complex product of higher molecular weight, with elimination of water, alcohol, or the like (condensation polymerization) or without such elimination (addition polymerization) the conversion of one compound into another […]
- Addition reaction
a reaction in which part of a compound is added to one end of a double or triple bond, while the rest adds to the other end, converting it, respectively, to a single or double bond.
; more; supplementary: additional information. Contemporary Examples Police have long thought that Franklin, a mechanic with a history of car thefts, was involved in additional slayings. Grim Sleeper: Linking More Victims to L.A. Serial Killer Christine Pelisek April 4, 2011 Once transferred to Karaj Prison, he spent an additional 15 days in solitary confinement. A […]