reactivity

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Synonyms for reactivity

ready susceptibility to chemical change

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The hereditary material that cells must preserve at all costs, DNA is chemically unreactive, structurally inflexible, and almost immobile.
A noble gas that is chemically unreactive, krypton forms when cosmic rays strike Earth and become trapped in air bubbles in ice.
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Although it is chemically unreactive, it can be microbially reduced to the reactive nitrite ion.
Ashcroft[R] Duratemp[R] thermometers feature a molecular sieve design that uses a combination of a chemically unreactive gas and activated carbon which produces much lower internal pressures.
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