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optical isomer

noun, Chemistry.
any of two or more isomers exhibiting optical isomerism.
Origin of optical isomer
First recorded in 1890-95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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optical isomer  
See enantiomer.
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