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Princeton's WordNet

  1. allotropy, allotropismnoun

    the phenomenon of an element existing in two or more physical forms


  1. allotropismnoun

    The ability (of an element) to exist in more than one physical form without change of state.


  1. allotropism

    Allotropism is a property of some chemical elements which can exist in two or more different forms, in the same physical state, known as allotropes. These different forms are characterized by different physical properties, such a crystal structure, and can also have different chemical activities. Examples include carbon, which can exist as diamond, graphite or fullerenes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Allotropismnoun

    alt. of Allotropy

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of allotropism in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of allotropism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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    candy and other sweets considered collectively
    • A. trigger
    • B. confectionery
    • C. accessory
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