stereochemistry(redirected from stereochemically)
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The branch of chemistry that deals with spatial arrangements of atoms in molecules and the effects of these arrangements on the chemical and physical properties of substances.
ster′e·o·chem′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
(Chemistry) the study of the spatial arrangement of atoms in molecules and the effect of spatial arrangement on chemical properties
ster•e•o•chem•is•try(ˌstɛr i oʊˈkɛm ə stri, ˌstɪər-)
the branch of chemistry that deals with the determination of the relative positions in space of the atoms or groups of atoms in a compound and with the effects of these positions on the properties of the compound.
The branch of chemistry that is concerned with the spatial arrangements of atoms in molecules and with the chemical and physical effects of these arrangements.