autocatalytic

(redirected from autocatalyticly)
Also found in: Dictionary.

au·to·cat·a·lyt·ic

(aw'tō-kat'ă-lit'ik),
Relating to autocatalysis.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

au·to·cat·a·lyt·ic

(aw'tō-kat-ă-lit'ik)
Relating to autocatalysis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

autocatalysis

(ot?o-ka-tal'i-sis) [ auto- + aatalysis]
Increase in the rate of a chemical reaction resulting from products that are produced in the reaction acting as catalysts.
Synonym: autoactivation See: catalystautocatalytic (-kat-a-lit'ik), adjective
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

autocatalytic

(of a substance) catalysing its own production. The more substance is made, the more catalyst is available for further production.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
Mentioned in ?