ball-and-stick model

noun

Definition of ball-and-stick model

: a graphic or physical representation of a molecule in which the atoms are balls joined usually by pegs representing bonds — compare space-filling model

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“Ball-and-stick model.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ball-and-stick%20model. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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