enantiomer(redirected from L-enantiomer)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to L-enantiomer: Achiral
one of a pair of isomeric compounds whose molecular structures are mirror images of each other.
One of a pair of molecules that are nonsuperimposable mirror images of each other; neither molecule has an internal plane of symmetry.
Synonym(s): optic antipode
[enantio- + G. meros, part]