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English noun: double decomposition

1. double decomposition (process) a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB)


Synonymsdouble decomposition reaction, metathesis


Broader (hypernym)chemical reaction, reaction


Narrower (hyponym)double replacement reaction









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