## strong collision

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A collision between two molecules in which the amount of energy transferred from one to the other is large compared with $$k_{\text{B}}\ T$$, where $$k_{\text{B}}$$ is the @[email protected] and $$T$$ the absolute temperature.
Source:
PAC, 1996, 68, 149. (A glossary of terms used in chemical kinetics, including reaction dynamics (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 188 [Terms] [Paper]