noun see diastereomer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • diastereoisomerism — noun Any form of stereoisomerism other than enantiomerism See Also: diastereoisomer, diastereoisomeric …   Wiktionary

  • diastereoisomerism — dia·ster·eo·isom·er·ism (di″ə ster″e o″i somґər iz əm) the relationship between two or more stereoisomers whose molecules are not mirror images of each other, e.g., glucose and galactose or cis and trans isomers …   Medical dictionary

  • diastereoisomerism — dia·stereoisomerism …   English syllables

  • diastereoisomerism — |dīə+ noun ( s) : optical isomerism of compounds whose molecules contain more than one asymmetric atom and do not exhibit mirror image relationship (as glucose and galactose or meso tartaric acid and dextro tartaric acid) distinguished from… …   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

  • Diastereomer — Diastereomers …   Wikipedia

  • diastereoisomeric — adjective Of or pertaining to diastereoisomers or diastereoisomerism …   Wiktionary

  • diastereomorphism — noun diastereoisomerism …   Wiktionary

  • diastereoisomeric — dia·ster·eo·iso·mer·ic (di″ə ster″e o i″so merґik) exhibiting diastereoisomerism …   Medical dictionary

  • enantiomorphism — noun the relation of opposition between crystals or molecules that are reflections of one another • Syn: ↑mirror image relation • Hypernyms: ↑opposition * * *  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈmȯrˌfizəm noun ( s) Etymology: enantio + morphism …   Useful english dictionary

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