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- v. Present participle of orient.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Causing orientation; in chem., designating the influence of an atom or group of atoms in a compound upon the position of other atoms or groups that are subsequently introduced by substitution.
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- adj. positioning with respect to a reference system or determining your bearings physically or intellectually
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