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steric hindrance

Richard Rennie

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780198722823
Published online January 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191789540
steric hindrance

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An effect in which a chemical reaction is slowed down or prevented because large groups on a reactant molecule hinder

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Subjects: Chemistry

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