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Fischer projectionor Fischer projection formula
A two-dimensional representation of a three-dimensional molecular structure, specifically to show spatial orientation around one or more chiral atoms, in which vertical lines indicate bonds that extend behind the plane and horizontal lines indicate bonds projecting out of the plane toward the viewer.
[After Emil Hermann Fischer, who devised such representations.]
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