When an exile lasts little more than a four-day weekend, the end result is even blurrier than its catalyst.
The catalyst for a new plan should be the immediate reform and recapitalization of the banking system—with a clear timeframe.
Using the legislation as a catalyst, Bethel residents voted to become “wet” for the first time in 32 years.
catalyst cat·a·lyst (kāt'l-ĭst)
A substance, usually used in small amounts relative to the reactants, that modifies and increases the rate of a reaction without being consumed in the process.