electromerism

/ (ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈmɛrɪzəm) /

noun

chem a type of tautomerism in which the isomers (electromers) differ in the distribution of charge in their molecules

Nearby words

  1. electromagnetic waves,
  2. electromagnetics,
  3. electromagnetism,
  4. electromechanical,
  5. electromechanical dissociation,
  6. electrometallurgy,
  7. electrometeor,
  8. electrometer,
  9. electromotive,
  10. electromotive force

Word Origin for electromerism

C20: from electro- + (iso)merism

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