constitutional isomers

constitutional isomers

[‚kän·stə′tü·shən·əl ′ī·sə·mərz]
(organic chemistry)
Isomers which differ in the manner in which their atoms are linked. Also known as structural isomers.
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Chemical applications of graph theory are highly useful, for instance, for the enumeration and depiction of constitutional isomers, such as for regioisomeric derivatives of benzene or for branched hydrocarbons.

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