stereo-isomerism

/ˌstɛrioʊ-aɪˈsɒməˌrɪzəm/ (say .stereeoh-uy'somuh.rizuhm), /ˌstɪə-/ (say .stear-)

noun
the isomerism resulting from different relative positions of the atoms or groups of atoms in the molecules.
stereo-isomeric /ˌstɛrioʊ-ˌaɪsəˈmɛrɪk/ (say .stereeoh-.uysuh'merik), /ˌstɪə-/ (say .stear-), adjective

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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