Le Chatelier-Braun principle


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Noun1.Le Chatelier-Braun principle - the principle that if any change is imposed on a system that is in equilibrium then the system tends to adjust to a new equilibrium counteracting the change
principle, rule - a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system; "the principle of the conservation of mass"; "the principle of jet propulsion"; "the right-hand rule for inductive fields"
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According to Le Chatelier-Braun principle in an equilibrium system the disturbance must be compensated by change.
This process allows greater efficiency not only in the degree of conversion of reactions which are limited equilibria (Le Chatelier-Braun principle), but also in decreasing costs of material handling and process design.