irreversible reaction

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ir·re·vers·i·ble re·ac·tion

a reaction or response by the tissues to a pathogenic agent characterized by a permanent pathologic change.
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The maximum apparent activation energy value for all processes is about 1035 kJ/mol, which approximately equals the sum of the apparent activation energy of the irreversible reaction and the enthalpy of the reversible reaction.
The removal process is divided into rapid and slow irreversible reactions and well suited to describe the extraction.
2, the profile consists of two components, one being the sensible heat of heating oil shale, and the other being the heat of reaction from the irreversible reactions.
For irreversible reactions, the situation is often more complex and one has to work with Markov transition probabilities.
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