- either of two crystals exhibiting enantiomorphism.
Origin of enantiomorph
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- either of the two crystal forms of a substance that are mirror images of each other
Word Origin for enantiomorph
C19: from Greek enantios opposite + -morph
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- Either of a pair of crystals, molecules, or compounds that are mirror images of each other but are not identical.enantiomer
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