isomerize

verb
isom·​er·​ize | \ ī-ˈsä-mə-ˌrīz How to pronounce isomerize (audio) \
isomerized; isomerizing

Definition of isomerize

intransitive verb

: to become changed into an isomeric form

transitive verb

: to cause to isomerize

Other Words from isomerize

isomerization \ ī-​ˌsä-​mə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce isomerize (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of isomerize

1891, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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“Isomerize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isomerize. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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isomerize

verb
isom·​er·​ize
variants: also British isomerise \ ī-​ˈsäm-​ə-​ˌrīz How to pronounce isomerize (audio) \
isomerized also British isomerised; isomerizing also British isomerising

Medical Definition of isomerize

intransitive verb

: to become changed into an isomeric form

transitive verb

: to cause to isomerize

Other Words from isomerize

isomerization also British isomerisation \ -​ˌsäm-​ə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce isomerize (audio) \ noun

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