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stereoregularity

[ ster-ee-oh-reg-yuh-lar-i-tee, steer- ]
/ ˌstɛr i oʊˌrɛg yəˈlær ɪ ti, ˌstɪər- /
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noun Chemistry.
(of a polymer) the degree to which successive configurations in space along the chain follow a simple rule.
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Also called tacticity.

Origin of stereoregularity

1955–60; stereo- + regularity
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