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isotactic

[ahy-suh-tak-tik]
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adjective Chemistry.
  1. (of a polymer) having the same configuration at successive, regularly spaced positions along the chain.See also configuration(def 4).
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Origin of isotactic

First recorded in 1950–55; iso- + tactic
Related formsi·so·tac·tic·i·ty [ahy-soh-tak-tis-i-tee] /ˌaɪ soʊ tækˈtɪs ɪ ti/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for isotacticity

isotactic

adjective
  1. chem (of a stereospecific polymer) having identical steric configurations of the groups on each asymmetric carbon atom on the chainCompare syndiotactic
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