Meaning of ALLOTROPE (ALLOTROPY; ALLOTROPIC; ALLOTROPISM) in English
- ALLOTROPE (ALLOTROPY; ALLOTROPIC; ALLOTROPISM)
Compare with isotope and polymorph .Some elements occur in several distinct forms called allotropes. Allotropes have different chemical and physical properties. For example, graphite and diamond are allotropes of carbon.
General chemistry English glossary. Английский глоссарий общей химии. 2012