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steric

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adjective ste·ric \ˈster-ik, ˈstir-\

Definition of steric

  1. :  relating to or involving the arrangement of atoms in space :  spatial

ste·ri·cal·ly play \ˈster-i-k(ə-)lē, ˈstir-\ adverb


Origin of steric

International Scientific Vocabulary stere- + 1-ic


First Known Use: 1898

Rhymes with steric


Medical Dictionary

steric

play play
adjective ste·ric \ˈster-ik, ˈstir-\

Medical Definition of steric

  1. :  relating to or involving the arrangement of atoms in space

  2. ste·ri·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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