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STRUCTURAL FORMULA [1 record]

Record 1 2012-06-08

English

Subject field(s)
  • Chemistry
DEF

[A chemical formula which] indicates the location of the atoms, groups, or ions relative to one another in a molecule, as well as the number and location of chemical bonds.

DEF

An expanded molecular formula showing the arrangement within the molecule of atoms and of bonds depicted usually by lines of valence electrons depicted usually by dots.

DEF

A system of notation used for organic compounds in which the exact structure, if it is known, is given in schematic representation.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Chimie
DEF

Formule qui indique le mode de liaison des atomes sur un plan ou dans l'espace.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Química
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