reactio etymology

Latin word reactio comes from Latin actio, Latin re-

Detailed word origin of reactio

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
actio Latin (lat) (drama) the action, plot, series of events. (legal) suit, process, action. Action; a doing or performing, behavior. Gesticulation made while speaking. Public function, civil act.
re- Latin (lat) Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards.
reactio Latin (lat) (physics, chemistry) reaction.

Words with the same origin as reactio

Descendants of re-
recens remedium responsum retinere rursus