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Chemistry Glossary Terms Starting with the Letter R

Chemistry Glossary and Dictionary

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mRNA serves as a template for protein synthesis in the cell's ribosomes.

mRNA serves as a template for protein synthesis in the cell's ribosomes.

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This chemistry glossary offers definitions for terms which are commonly used in chemistry and chemical engineering.

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racemic

rad

radian

radiant energy

radiant flux

radiant intensity

radiation

radiation absorbed dose

radical

radioactivity

radioactive

radioactive tracer

radiochemistry

radioisotope

radionuclide

radio waves

random copolymer

radium

radon

random

Rankine

Rankine Temperature Scale

Raoult's Law

rare earth

rare earth element

rate determining step

rayon

reactant

reaction

reaction coordinate

reaction quotient - Q

reaction rate

reagent

real gas

rearrangement reaction

receptor

reciprocal rule

redox indicator

redox reaction

redox titration

reducing agent

reductant

reduction

reduction agent

reduction half reaction

reductone

refrigerant

regelation

relative density

relative error

relative humidity

relative standard deviation

relative uncertainty

rem

rennet

rennin

residue

resin

resonance

reverse osmosis

reversible reactions

rhenium

rhodium

ring molecule

RNA

roasting

rodenticide

roentgen

Roentgen Equivalent Man (rem)

roentgenium

room temperature

rosin

RT

rubidium

RuBisCO

rust

ruthenium

rutherfordium

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