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allomerism

[uh-lom-uh-riz-uh m] /əˈlɒm əˌrɪz əm/
noun, Chemistry
1.
variability in chemical constitution without change in crystalline form.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; allo- + -mer + -ism
Related forms
allomerous, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for allomerous

allomerism

/əˈlɒməˌrɪzəm/
noun
1.
similarity of crystalline structure in substances of different chemical composition
Derived Forms
allomeric (ˌæləˈmɛrɪk), allomerous, adjective
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allomerous in Medicine

allomerism al·lom·er·ism (ə-lŏm'ə-rĭz'əm)
n.
Consistency in crystalline form with variation in chemical composition.

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