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  • reacting — re·act || rɪ ækt v. respond, act in response to a stimulus; answer, reply …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reacting — 1) catering 2) creating …   Anagrams dictionary

  • reacting dose — the second dose of sensitizing antigen administered to an animal; it is followed by an immediate hypersensitive (e.g., anaphylactic or allergic) response. Cf. sensitizing d …   Medical dictionary

  • Slow reacting substance of anaphylaxis — The Slow reacting substance of anaphylaxis or SRS A is a mixture of the leukotrienes LTC4, LTD4 and LTE4. Mast cells secrete it during the anaphylactic reaction, inducing inflammation. [cite web|title= Dorland s Medical Dictionary| url=… …   Wikipedia

  • slow-reacting substance — n SLOW REACTING SUBSTANCE OF ANAPHYLAXIS abbr. SRS …   Medical dictionary

  • slow-reacting substance of anaphylaxis — n a mixture of three leukotrienes produced in anaphylaxis that causes contraction of smooth muscle after minutes in contrast to histamine which acts in seconds and that is prob. responsible for the bronchoconstriction occurring in anaphylaxis… …   Medical dictionary

  • chain reacting reactor — kritinis reaktorius statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. chain reacting reactor; critical reactor vok. kritischer Reaktor, m rus. критический реактор, m pranc. réacteur critique, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • chain-reacting pile — ☆ chain reacting pile [chān′rē ak′tiŋ ] n. NUCLEAR REACTOR …   English World dictionary

  • chain-reacting pile — noun : reactor * * * Physics. reactor (def. 4). [1945 50] * * * chain reacting pile, = reactor. (Cf. ↑reactor) …   Useful english dictionary

  • slow reacting substance of anaphylaxis — (= SRS A) Potent bronchoconstrictor and inflammatory agent released by mast cells; an important mediator of allergic bronchial asthma. A mixture of three leukotrienes (LTC4 mainly, LTD4 and LTE4) …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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