endoergic


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en·do·er·gic

 (ĕn′dō-ûr′jĭk)
adj. Chemistry
Endergonic.

[endo- + Greek ergon, work; see werg- in Indo-European roots + -ic.]

endoergic

(ˌɛndəʊˈɜːdʒɪk)
adj
(Nuclear Physics) (of a nuclear reaction) occurring with absorption of energy, as opposed to exoergic. Compare endothermic
[from endo- + -ergic from Greek ergon work]
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Adj.1.endoergic - (of a nuclear reaction) occurring with absorption of energy
endothermal, endothermic, heat-absorbing - (of a chemical reaction or compound) occurring or formed with absorption of heat
energy-releasing, exoergic - (of a nuclear reaction) occurring with evolution or releasing of energy