transannular

[trans-an-yuh-ler, tranz-]

adjective Chemistry.

of or relating to tautomerism in cyclic compounds that is characterized by the migration of an atom or group from one position in the ring to another.

Nearby words

  1. transalpine,
  2. transalpine gaul,
  3. transamidination,
  4. transaminase,
  5. transamination,
  6. transarctic,
  7. transatlantic,
  8. transaxle,
  9. transcalent,
  10. transcarboxylase

Origin of transannular


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