chemical synthesis (ChemicalSynthesis)
The Class of ChemicalProcesses in
which a CompoundSubstance is formed from simpler reactants.
SUMO / PROCESSES
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- the phenomenon of forming chemical bonds
- the process of producing a chemical compound (usually by the union of simpler chemical compounds)
- combined into or constituting a chemical compound
If substance1 is a resource for proc and substance2 is a result of proc and substance1 is an instance of elemental substance and substance2 is an instance of compound substance, then proc is an instance of chemical synthesis.
(resource ?PROC ?SUBSTANCE1)
(result ?PROC ?SUBSTANCE2)
(instance ?SUBSTANCE1 ElementalSubstance)
(instance ?SUBSTANCE2 CompoundSubstance))
(instance ?PROC ChemicalSynthesis))
compound is an instance of compound substance if and only if there exist elemental substance element1,elemental substance element2,chemical synthesis process so that element1 is not equal to element2 and element1 is a resource for process and element2 is a resource for process and compound is a result of process.
(instance ?COMPOUND CompoundSubstance)
(?ELEMENT1 ?ELEMENT2 ?PROCESS)
(instance ?ELEMENT1 ElementalSubstance)
(instance ?ELEMENT2 ElementalSubstance)
(equal ?ELEMENT1 ?ELEMENT2))
(instance ?PROCESS ChemicalSynthesis)
(resource ?PROCESS ?ELEMENT1)
(resource ?PROCESS ?ELEMENT2)
(result ?PROCESS ?COMPOUND))))