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isotactic

[ahy-suh-tak-tik] /ˌaɪ səˈtæk tɪk/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
(of a polymer) having the same configuration at successive, regularly spaced positions along the chain.
See also configuration (def 4).
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; iso- + tactic
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isotacticity
[ahy-soh-tak-tis-i-tee] /ˌaɪ soʊ tækˈtɪs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
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British Dictionary definitions for isotacticity

isotactic

/ˌaɪsəʊˈtæktɪk/
adjective
1.
(chem) (of a stereospecific polymer) having identical steric configurations of the groups on each asymmetric carbon atom on the chain Compare syndiotactic
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