Definition of pseudoasymmetry in English:

pseudoasymmetry

noun

Chemistry
  • The property of an atom of being bonded to two enantiomorphic groups.

Origin

Early 20th century. From pseudo- + asymmetry, after German pseudoasymmetrisch, adjective.

Pronunciation

pseudoasymmetry

/ˌs(j)uːdəʊeɪˈsɪmɪtri/