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stereochemistry ster·e·o·chem·is·try (stěr'ē-ō-kěm'ĭ-strē, stēr'-)
The branch of chemistry that deals with the spacial arrangement of atoms in molecules and the effects such arrangements have on the chemical and physical properties of the molecules, especially where asymmetric centers of substitution lead to optical rotation.
|stereochemistry (stěr'ē-ō-kěm'ĭ-strē) Pronunciation Key
The branch of chemistry that deals with the spatial arrangements of atoms in molecules and with the chemical and physical effects of these arrangements.