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free radicals
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
Molecules having one or more unpaired electrons which are highly reactive with other chemical molecules.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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Used For
radicals
Broader Term
chemical compounds
Narrower Term
active oxygen species
Related Term
free radical scavengers
reperfusion injury
smoke point
spin trapping
Spanish
radicales libres
Term Number
41501