Any chemical compound that is primarily of interest as one of the steps between the starting material and the final product. It is usually best to design chemical processes so that intermediates do not need to be transported from place or stored in large quantities. Methyl isocyanate, an intermediate in the manufacture of certain pesticides, is a g
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- lying between two extremes in time or space or degree 2. [n] - a substance formed during a chemical process before the desired product is obtained
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(Of Igneous rocks) With a silica content of 52 - 65% including syenite, trachyte, diorite and andesite.
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A molecular entity with a lifetime appreciably longer than a molecular vibration (corresponding to a local potential energy minimum of depth greater than RT) that is formed (directly or indirectly) from the reactants and reacts further to give (either directly or indirectly) the products of a chemical reaction; also the corresponding chemical speci
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reactive intermediate; reaction intermediate. A highly reactive substance that forms and then reacts further during the conversion of reactants to products in a chemical reaction. Intermediates never appear as products in the chemical equation for a net chemical reaction.
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A substance that is not made to be used directly, but in order to produce other useful compounds
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[ Prefix inter-
: confer French intermédiat
.] Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate
space or time; intermediate
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In`ter·me'di·ate intransitive verb
To come between; to intervene; to interpose. Milton.
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Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or time; intermediate colours. Intermediate state, the state or condition of the soul between the death and the resurrection of the body. ... <mathematics> Intermediate terms Same as In
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lying between two extremes in time or space or degree; `going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands`; `intermediate stages in a process`; `intermediate stops on the route`; `an intermediate level`
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(in″tәr-me´de-әt) placed between; see also medial and median. resembling, in part, each of two extremes. a substance formed in a chemical process that is essential to formation of the end product of the process.
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• (v. i.) To come between; to intervene; to interpose. • (a.) Lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening; interposed; interjacent; as, an intermediate space or time; intermediate colors.
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intermediate 1. Coming or occurring between two things, places, etc.; holding the middle place or degree between two extremes; interposed, intervening. 2. In spatial position, situated in the middle place, or between two things or places. 3. Occurring or coming between two points of time or events. Intermediate technology: (1) a technology that
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(Lighting) Those areas of a municipality often characterized by moderately heavy nighttime pedestrian activity such as in blocks having libraries, community recreation centers, large apartment buildings, industrial buildings or neighborhood retail stores.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: in′tĕr-mē′dē-ăt Definitions: 1. Between two extremes; interposed; intervening. 2. A substance formed in the course of chemical reactions that then proceeds to participate in further reactions; such substances, when appearing in the course of the reactions involved in metabolism, are metaboli
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A descriptive term applied to igneous rocks that are transitional between basic and acidic with silica (SiO2) between 54% and 65%.
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A grade, higher than junior, of competition for players not quite good enough to play at senior level. Some championships have senior and junior, but no intermediate, equivalents, for example the All-Ireland Football Championships.
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A highly reactive substance that forms and then reacts further during the conversion of reactants to
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