anionotropy

noun
an·​ion·​ot·​ro·​py | \ ˌan-ˌī-ə-ˈnä-trə-pē How to pronounce anionotropy (audio) \
plural anionotropies

Medical Definition of anionotropy

: tautomerism involving migration of an anion (as chloride, hydroxyl, or acetate) of which the best-known type is allylic rearrangement — compare cationotropy, prototropy

Other Words from anionotropy

anionotropic \ -​nə-​ˈträp-​ik How to pronounce anionotropic (audio) , -​ˈtrō-​pik How to pronounce anionotropic (audio) \ adjective

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“Anionotropy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/anionotropy. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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