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geminal

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adjective gem·i·nal \ˈje-mə-nəl\

Definition of geminal

  1. :  relating to or characterized by two usually similar substituents on the same atom

geminally

play \-nəl-ē\ adverb


Origin and Etymology of geminal

Latin geminus twin


First Known Use: 1967


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