Enantiomorphism



[ih-nan-tee-uh-mawr-fiz-uh m] /ɪˌnæn ti əˈmɔr fɪz əm/

noun, Crystallography.
1.
the existence of two chemically identical crystal forms as mirror images of each other.

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