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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.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. positioning with respect to a reference system or determining your bearings physically or intellectually


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