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isomerize

[ahy-som-uh-rahyz]
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verb (used with or without object), i·som·er·ized, i·som·er·iz·ing. Chemistry.
  1. to convert into an isomer.
Also especially British, i·som·er·ise.

Origin of isomerize

First recorded in 1890–95; isomer + -ize
Related formsi·som·er·i·za·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for isomerize

isomerize

isomerise

verb
  1. chem to change or cause to change from one isomer to another
Derived Formsisomerization or isomerisation, noun
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