isotactic

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adjective iso·tac·tic \ˌī-sə-ˈtak-tik\

Definition of isotactic

  1. :  having or relating to a stereochemical regularity of structure in the repeating units of a polymer — compare atactic

1955

First Known Use of isotactic

1955


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isotactic

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adjective iso·tac·tic \ˌī-sə-ˈtak-tik\

Medical Definition of isotactic

  1. :  having or relating to a stereochemical regularity of structure in the repeating units of a polymer

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