Reaction

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Reaction

A decline in prices following an advance. Opposite of rally.

Reaction

A decrease in price following an increase in price. A reaction connotes a slow decline; it is the opposite of a recovery.

reaction

A decline in security prices following a period of rising security prices.
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Many key biological reactions are, in fact, oxidation-reduction reactions.
1) reviews the current understanding of flavoproteins, which play a role in catalyzing oxidation-reduction reactions and in other biological activities, and have now been identified and characterized from almost every organism known.
Electrons are donated and accepted in a sequence of oxidation-reduction reactions between the complexes and cytochrome proteins.

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