Meaning of allochiral in English:

allochiral

adjective

(also allocheiral)
rare
  • Heterochiral.

Pronunciation

allochiral

/ˌaləˈkʌɪrəl/ /ˌaləˈkʌɪr(ə)l/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Isaac Funk (1839–1912), publisher and reformer. From allo- + -chiral, after allochirally.