homochiral

adjective
ho·​mo·​chi·​ral | \ ˌhō-mō-ˈkī-rəl How to pronounce homochiral (audio) \

Medical Definition of homochiral

: consisting of only one enantiomer only about 10% of synthetic chiral drugs are marketed in homochiral…form— Stu Borman

Other Words from homochiral

homochirality \ -​kī-​ˈral-​ət-​ē How to pronounce homochirality (audio) \ noun, plural homochiralities

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“Homochiral.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/homochiral. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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