rotamer etymology

English word rotamer comes from English 360°, English isomer

Detailed word origin of rotamer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
360° English (eng)
isomer English (eng) (chemistry) Any of two or more compounds with the same molecular formula but with different structure.. (physics) Any of two or more atomic nuclei with the same mass number and atomic number but with different radioactive properties.
rotamer English (eng) (chemistry) any of a set of conformers that arise from restricted rotation around a single bond.

Words with the same origin as rotamer

Descendants of isomer
conformer n-heptane n-hexane n-octane n-pentane