each of two or more chemical compounds having the same molecular formula but a different geometric arrangement; an unsaturated compound or ring compound in which rotation around a carbon bond is restricted, as in cis- and trans- configurations.
Any of two or more stereoisomers that differ in the arrangement of atoms or groups of atoms around a structurally rigid bond, such as a double bond or a ring. Geometric isomers differ from one another in physical properties like melting and boiling points. Compare enantiomer.
[jee-uh-me-truh-sahyz] /ˌdʒi əˈmɛ trəˌsaɪz/ verb (used with object), geometricized, geometricizing. 1. to draw, design, or form in geometrical shapes or patterns.
noun, Mathematics. 1. the mean of n positive numbers obtained by taking the n th root of the product of the numbers: The geometric mean of 6 and 24 is 12. noun 1. the average value of a set of n integers, terms, or quantities, expressed as the nth root of their product Compare arithmetic […]
- Geometric pace
noun 1. a modern form of a Roman pace, a measure of length taken as 5 feet
noun, Mathematics. 1. a sequence of terms in which the ratio between any two successive terms is the same, as the progression 1, 3, 9, 27, 81 or 144, 12, 1, 1/12, 1/144. noun 1. a sequence of numbers, each of which differs from the succeeding one by a constant ratio, as 1, 2, 4, […]