tautomer

noun
tau·​to·​mer | \ ˈtȯ-tə-mər How to pronounce tautomer (audio) \

Definition of tautomer

: any of the forms of a tautomeric compound

First Known Use of tautomer

1898, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tautomer was in 1898

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“Tautomer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tautomer. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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tautomer

noun
tau·​to·​mer | \ ˈtȯt-ə-mər How to pronounce tautomer (audio) \

Medical Definition of tautomer

: any of the forms of a tautomeric compound

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