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  1. [mathematics, chemistry] superimposable on its mirror image; amphichiral

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Spectroscopy and Spectrometry (2016)

is the CD observed in an optically inactive ( achiral) ...

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Chemistry

by Blackie

10 Achiral which gives rise to new energy band not occupied by electron and located just above ground state. A colourless, crystalline tricyclic hydrocarbon. It occurs in the anthracene fraction of coaltar.

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

achiral. adjective Referring to a molecule or material which is superimposable on its mirror image, ie doe not display 'handedness'. See Chiral. achlorhydria. Absence of HCl in gastric juice. achondroplasia. Pediatrics An autosomal dominant ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (2008)

by John Daintith

achiral. Describing a molecule that does notcontain a *chirality element. acid. 1. A typeofcompound that contains hydrogen and dissociates in water to produce positive hydrogen ions. The reaction, for an acid HX, is commonly written: In fact, ...

Google previewPharmaceutical Manufacturing Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (2013)

by William Andrew Publishing

After stirring for 2 h at room temperature the mixture consisted of 9% sulphide, 4 % sulphone and 86% sulphoxide according to achiral HPLC. To the mixture toluene (50 ml) was added and the resultant solution was extracted three times with ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chromatography (Print) (2001)

by Jack Cazes

the chiral sites are distributed at the surface or in the network of the achiral matrix relatively far away from each other and only a bimolecular interaction is generally possible with the optical antipodes. A survey of optically active ...

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

by Rolf H. J. Schlegel

html achiasmate: Meiosis and/or chromosome pairing without crossing over and chiasma formation cyto >>> Figure 15 achiral: ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biology (2003)

by S. Choudhary

achiral exchange genetic material (called chiasmata). achiral : A term used to describe a molecule which, in a given configuration, is superimposable on its mirror image. This is in contrast to chiral molecules which cannot be superimposed on ...

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Video shows what achiral means. superimposable on its mirror image, amphichiral. Achiral Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...

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