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catalytic

  
1       adj   In chemistry, a catalytic substance or a substance with catalytic properties is a substance which increases the speed of a chemical reaction.  
ADJ n  
...carbon molecules with unusual chemical and catalytic properties.     
2       adj   If you describe a person or thing as having a catalytic effect, you mean that they cause things to happen or they increase the speed at which things happen.  
FORMAL   usu ADJ n  
Governments do, however, have a vital catalytic role in orchestrating rescue operations.     


catalytic converter        ( catalytic converters    plural  ) A catalytic converter is a device which is fitted to a car's exhaust to reduce the pollution coming from it.      n-count  
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The virtual ownership of digital assets in cyberspace.
[Tech.]
n.
valuable virtual or digital assets in cyberspace
[Tech.]
o.
Online or digital asset or value in cyberspace is simply call virtual property.
[Tech.];[Leg.] online digital assets
n.
Norme d'accès facile aux biens immobiliers.
det.
Cybertort is a willful act done by a person on internet that may cause legal injuries to virtual identity or virtual property of a person in cyberspace
[Leg.];[Tech.] cyber defamation is Cybertort
det.
Legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
[Tech.];[Leg.] Legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
n.
the act of changing the ownership of a virtual property from one person to another
[Tech.]

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