stereochemical formula n.
A chemical formula that indicates the spatial arrangement of atoms or atomic groupings in a molecule. Also called spacial formula.
[ster-ee-oh-kem-uh-stree, steer-] /ˌstɛr i oʊˈkɛm ə stri, ˌstɪər-/ noun 1. the branch of chemistry that deals with the determination of the relative positions in space of the atoms or groups of atoms in a compound and with the effects of these positions on the properties of the compound. stereochemistry /ˌstɛrɪəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ; ˌstɪər-/ noun 1. the study […]
[ster-ee-uh-krohm, steer-] /ˈstɛr i əˌkroʊm, ˈstɪər-/ noun 1. a picture produced by a process in which water glass is used as a vehicle or as a preservative coating. stereochrome /ˈstɛrɪəʊˌkrəʊm; ˈstɪər-/ noun 1. a picture made by stereochromy verb 2. (transitive) to produce (a picture) by the process of stereochromy
[ster-ee-uh-kroh-mee, steer-] /ˈstɛr i əˌkroʊ mi, ˈstɪər-/ noun 1. the stereochrome process. stereochromy /ˈstɛrɪəˌkrəʊmɪ; ˈstɪər-/ noun 1. a method of wall painting in which water glass is used either as a painting medium or as a final fixative coat
[ster-ee-uh-sil-ee-uh m, steer-] /ˌstɛr i əˈsɪl i əm, ˌstɪər-/ noun, plural stereocilia [ster-ee-uh-sil-ee-uh, steer-] /ˌstɛr i əˈsɪl i ə, ˌstɪər-/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. any of the long, flexible microvilli that superficially resemble cilia and occur as a brush border or series of tufts on the surface of various epithelial tissues.