structural isomerism

(redirected from Constitutional isomer)

struc·tur·al i·som·er·ism

isomerism involving the same atoms in different arrangements, for example, the butyric acids, leucine and isoleucine, glucose and fructose.

struc·tur·al i·som·er·ism

(strŭk'shŭr-ăl ī-som'ĕr-izm)
Compound involving the same atoms in different arrangements.
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of Karlsruhe, Germany) present 58 essays describing applications and methods in asymmetric synthesis, the intentional construction of enantiomers of a given constitutional isomer by means of chemical reaction.
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