absolute configuration

noun

chem the spatial arrangement of atoms or groups in a chemical compound about an asymmetric atomAlso called: absolute stereochemistry See chirality

Nearby words

  1. absolute accommodation,
  2. absolute alcohol,
  3. absolute altitude,
  4. absolute ceiling,
  5. absolute complement,
  6. absolute convergence,
  7. absolute glaucoma,
  8. absolute hemianopsia,
  9. absolute humidity,
  10. absolute hyperopia

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