atropisomerism etymology

English word atropisomerism comes from English isomerism, English atropo-

Detailed word origin of atropisomerism

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
isomerism English (eng) (chemistry) the interconversion of isomers. (chemistry) the phenomenon of the existence of isomers - the existence of different substances with the same molecular formulae.
atropo- English (eng)
atropisomerism English (eng) (chemistry) isomerism as a result of restricted rotation about a single bond.

Words with the same origin as atropisomerism

Descendants of atropo-
atropodiastereoselective atropoisomer atroposelective atroposelectivity