- (of a polymer) having the same configuration at successive, regularly spaced positions along the chain.See also configuration(def 4).
Origin of isotactic
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- 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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