Taxonomy vs Diastereoselective - What's the difference?

taxonomy | diastereoselective |


As a noun taxonomy

is the science or the technique used to make a classification.

As an adjective diastereoselective is

of, pertaining to, or exhibiting diastereoselectivity.

taxonomy

Noun

(taxonomies)
  • The science or the technique used to make a classification.
  • A classification; especially , a classification in a hierarchical system.
  • (taxonomy, uncountable) The science of finding, describing, classifying and naming organisms.
  • Synonyms

    * alpha taxonomy

    Derived terms

    * folk taxonomy * scientific taxonomy

    See also

    * classification * rank * taxon * domain * kingdom * subkingdom * superphylum * phylum * subphylum * class * subclass * infraclass * superorder * order * suborder * infraorder * parvorder * superfamily * family * subfamily * genus * species * subspecies * superregnum * regnum * subregnum * superphylum * phylum * subphylum * classis * subclassis * infraclassis * superordo * ordo * subordo * infraordo * taxon * superfamilia * familia * subfamilia * ontology

    diastereoselective

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Of, pertaining to, or exhibiting diastereoselectivity
  • Aldrichimica Acta Volume 30 No 4] (pdf) from [http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/chemistry/chemical-synthesis/learning-center/aldrichimica-acta.html Sigma-Aldrich
  • :: This electronwithdrawing functionality not only inhibits the tendency of vinyldiazomethanes to rearrange to 3H-pyrazoles, but is also necessary to achieve highly diastereoselective cyclopropanations.