Definition of femtochemistry in English:

femtochemistry

noun

  • The branch of chemistry concerned with the investigation of the dynamics of bond breaking and bond formation in chemical reactions on a time scale of femtoseconds (10−15 sec).

Origin

1980s. From femto- + chemistry.

Pronunciation

femtochemistry

/ˌfɛmtəʊˈkɛmɪstri/