Medical Dictionary

homochiral

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adjective ho·mo·chi·ral \ˌhō-mō-ˈkī-rəl\

Medical Definition of homochiral

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

homochirality

\-kī-ˈral-ət-ē\play noun plural

homochiralities


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