diastereoisomer
noun see diastereomer

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  • diastereoisomer — noun A stereoisomer having multiple chiral centres; a diastereoisomer can not normally be superimposed on the mirror image of another …   Wiktionary

  • diastereoisomer — ▪ chemistry also spelled  diasteromer        either member of a pair of substances that differ with respect to the configurations of their molecules (i.e., stereoisomers) and that lack a mirror image relationship (i.e., are not enantiomorphs). An …   Universalium

  • Diastereoisomer — Di|a|ste|re|o|i|so|mer ↑ Diastereoisomerie …   Universal-Lexikon

  • diastereoisomer — dia·ster·eo·iso·mer (di″ə ster″e o iґso mər) diastereomer …   Medical dictionary

  • diastereoisomer — [ˌdʌɪəstɛrɪəʊ ʌɪsəmə] noun Chemistry each of a pair of stereoisomeric compounds that are not mirror images of one another. Derivatives diastereoisomeric adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • diastereoisomer — dia·stereoisomer …   English syllables

  • diastereoisomer — …   Useful english dictionary

  • deracemization — noun The conversion of a racemate into a pure enantiomer or into a mixture in which one enantiomer is present in excess, or of a diastereoisomeric mixture into a single diastereoisomer or into a mixture in which one diastereoisomer predominates …   Wiktionary

  • diastereomer — noun see diastereoisomer * * * /duy euh ster ee euh meuhr, stear /, n. Chem. either of a pair of stereoisomers that are not mirror images of each other. Also called diastereoisomer /duy euh ster ee oh uy seuh meuhr, stear /. Cf. enantiomer. [1935 …   Useful english dictionary

  • diastereomer — or diastereoisomer noun Date: 1936 a stereoisomer of a compound having two or more chiral centers that is not a mirror image of another stereoisomer of the same compound compare enantiomer • diastereomeric or diastereoisomeric adjective •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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