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Isomerism

I-som′er-ism

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Noun.
(Chem.)
The state, quality, or relation, of two or more isomeric substances.

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isomerism

isomerism

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Noun

isomerism (countable and uncountable, plural isomerisms)

  1. (chemistry) the phenomenon of the existence of isomers - the existence of different substances with the same molecular formulae
  2. (chemistry) the interconversion of isomers

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