[ ster-ee-oh-reg-yuh-lar-i-tee, steer- ]
/ ˌstɛr i oʊˌrɛg yəˈlær ɪ ti, ˌstɪər- /
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(of a polymer) the degree to which successive configurations in space along the chain follow a simple rule.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also called tacticity.
Compare configuration (def. 4).
Words nearby stereoregularity
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