iso- definition

  • prefix:
    • equal
    • types terms concerning isomers
    • forms terms regarding isotopes
  • others:
    • Applied to certain substances getting the exact same composition but different properties; as with isocyanic.
    • placed on compounds of certain isomeric show in whose framework one carbon atom, about, is connected with three other carbon atoms; -- contrasted with neo- and typical; like in isoparaffine; isopentane.

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