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noun - a compound formed by an addition reaction
verb - draw a limb towards the body
To draw inward toward the median axis of the body or toward an adj acent part or limb.
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|the product of an addition reaction between two compounds.|
|to move a part of the body towards the middle of the body or towards another body part:|
|Physiology To draw inward toward the median axis of the body or toward an adjacent part or limb.|
|Chemistry A chemical compound that forms from the addition of two or more substances.|
|(of a muscle) move (a limb or other part of the body) towards the midline of the body or towards another part.|
|The product of an addition reaction between two compounds.|
|a compound formed by an addition reaction|
|draw a limb towards the body|
An adduct (from the Latin adductus, "drawn toward" alternatively, a contraction of "addition product") is a product of a direct addition of two or more distinct molecules, resulting in a single reaction product containing all atoms of all components. The resultant is considered a distinct molecular species. Examples include the addition of sodium bisulfite to an aldehyde to give a sulfonate. It can just be considered as a single product resulting from direct addition of different molecules and constitutes all the reactant molecules' atoms.|
* Adducts often form between Lewis acids and Lewis bases. A good example is the formation of adducts between the Lewis acid borane and the oxygen atom in the Lewis bases, tetrahydrofuran (THF): BH3O(CH2)4 or diethyl ether: BH3O(CH3CH2)2.* Compounds or mixtures that cannot form an adduct because of steric hindrance are called frustrated Lewis pairs.
* Adducts are not necessarily molecular in nature. A good example from solid-state chemistry is the adducts