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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to the spatial arrangement of atoms in a molecule.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to an arrangement in space: applied especially to the arrangement of atoms in the molecule of a compound.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective chemistry Relating to or involving the arrangement of atoms in space.
  • adjective of the repulsion of atoms due to closeness or arrangement

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[ster(eo)– + –ic.]

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