Adjective "Adduct" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Adduct


    Definition:

    1. Physiology. to move or draw toward the axis of the body or one of its parts (opposed to abduct). noun

    2. Also called addition compound. Chemistry. a combination of two or more independently stable compounds by means of van der Waals' forces, coordinate bonds, or covalent bonds.Compare clathrate (def 2), inclusion complex.

    Examples:

    "levels can be adduct."