endothermic reaction

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Noun1.endothermic reaction - a chemical reaction accompanied by the absorption of heat
chemical reaction, reaction - (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others; "there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water"
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An endergonic reaction is one in which energy must be added to the system for the reaction to occur.
In the drying of jabuticaba peel, the influence of enthalpy was clearly observed, which decreased with the increase in drying temperatures, and its positive values point to endergonic reactions, which require the supply of energy from the environment in which the product is found for the reactions to occur.
This energy is used by the cell to carry out endergonic reactions.