activator of luminescence

aktywator luminoforu

English-Polish dictionary of Electronics and Computer Science. 2013.

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  • inhibitor — /in hib i teuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that inhibits. 2. Chem. a substance that decreases the rate of or stops completely a chemical reaction. 3. any impurity in a mineral that prevents luminescence. Cf. activator (def. 3). 4. Rocketry. an… …   Universalium

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