reversible reaction

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reversible reaction

A chemical reaction which can proceed in either direction. It does not reach completion but achieves dynamic equilibrium.
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Finally, an isoconversional method is used to study the characteristic dependencies of apparent activation energy on conversion level by showing two different kinetic schemes: a reversible reaction followed by an irreversible reaction characteristic for Mequinenza coal and a reversible reaction characteristic for Utrillas coal and Ribesalbes oil shales.
After exposure, the beads undergo an irreversible reaction that increases their fluorescence.
Similarly the lesion after periodontal treatment results in irreversible reaction in pulp tissue also requires endodontic treatment.