enantiotropy


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enantiotropy

(ɛnˌæntɪˈɒtrəpɪ)
n
(Chemistry) the possibility for stable polymorphs to exist in different states on either side of a transition-point temperature
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enantiotropy

The transformation of one allotrope, or form, of a substance into another by a change in temperature. Such a change is reversible.
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