Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Dextrorotatory Isomer

Dextrorotatory:  Turning, or causing to turn, toward the right hand; esp., turning the plane of polarization of luminous rays toward the right hand; as, dextrorotatory crystals, sugars, etc.


Isomer: Any of two or more substances that are composed of the same elements in the same proportions but differ in properties because of differences in the arrangement of atoms.



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