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(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
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