ALL meanings of chiral

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  • adjective chiral designating or of an asymmetrical form, as a molecule, that cannot be superimposed on its mirror image 3
  • noun chiral Of an object that exhibits chirality, as in the left-handed and right-handed versions of a helix. 1
  • adjective chiral (of a molecule) not superimposable on its mirror image. 1
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