Active chain end termination process which occurs during free radical polymerization by abstraction of a hydrogen atom from a dead-chain initiator or solvent. Perhaps leading to a branched polymer or graft, a new active chain end is created. See chain polymerization.
What is CHAIN TRANSFER?
CHAIN TRANSFER: "Chain transfer can generate several different types of polymers."
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