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Name: Stereochemistry
ID: m34480
Language: English (en)
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: acid, alcohol, aldehyde, allothreonine, ammonia, anti, base, Berry rotation, boat, butane, carboxylic acid, cellulose, chair, chelate, chiral, cis, conformation, cyclodextrin, cyclohexane, dextrorotatory, diamine, diastereomer, dichloroethene, dihedral, eclipsed, empirical formula, enantiomer, entgegen, erythritol, erythrose, Fischer, Fischer projection, gauche, geometric isomer, geometry, glyceraldehyde, helix, hydrazine, hydrogen peroxide, inversion, isomer, ketone, lactic acid, levorotatory, ligand, lone pair, methylamine, molecular formula, Newman projection, Pasteur, phosphine, polarized light, pseudorotation, pyramid, racemate, racemic, resolution, Rosenoff, rotation, square-based pyramid, staggered, stereochemistry, stereo isomer, tartaric acid, threitol, threonine, threose, trans, trigonal bipyramid, zusammen
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 4.0

Authors: Andrew R. Barron (
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Maintainers: Andrew R. Barron (

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Apr 26, 2010 11:05 am -0500
Last revision to module: Mar 22, 2014 11:58 am -0500


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Version History

Version: 1.3 Mar 22, 2014 11:58 am -0500 by Andrew R. Barron
Correct C6H14 to C6H12

Version: 1.2 May 26, 2010 10:26 pm -0500 by Andrew R. Barron
correct typos

Version: 1.1 May 25, 2010 4:20 pm -0500 by Andrew R. Barron
1st version

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