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[Latin ter, thrice; see trei- in Indo-European roots + molecular.]
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Previous reports suggested that urethane could dissociate by double transfer of a proton and termolecular mechanism in the presence of alkaline solvents at a certain high temperature [33-35].
The authors suggest the possibility that this effect is indicative of the role of termolecular reactions, in addition to the normally considered bimolecular steps, in the inhibition process.
2]) is formed spontaneously by a termolecular mechanism (8).