Stereochemistry vs Stereocontrolling - What's the difference?

stereochemistry | stereocontrolling |


As a noun stereochemistry

is (chemistry|uncountable) the branch of chemistry that involves the spatial arrangement of the atoms of molecules, and studies how this affects the physical and chemical properties of such species.

As an adjective stereocontrolling is

(chemistry) that controls the stereochemistry of a reaction.

stereochemistry

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Noun

(wikipedia stereochemistry)
  • (chemistry, uncountable) the branch of chemistry that involves the spatial arrangement of the atoms of molecules, and studies how this affects the physical and chemical properties of such species
  • (chemistry, countable) the effect of such spatial arrangement on the chemistry of a particular compound
  • stereocontrolling

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    Adjective

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  • (chemistry) That controls the stereochemistry of a reaction