metamers

metamer

[met-uh-mer]
noun Chemistry.
a compound exhibiting metamerism with one or more other compounds.

Origin:
1880–85; meta- + -mer

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metamer (ˈmɛtəmə)
 
n
any of two or more isomeric compounds exhibiting metamerism

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metamer met·a·mer (mět'ə-mər)
n.

  1. A compound that contains the same number and type of atoms as other compounds but with a different distribution of radicals.

  2. A color that appears to the eye to be identical to another color but which in fact has a different spectral composition.

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