Atactic polymer

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A polymer in which the substituent groups are randomly substituted along the backbone. Thus the molecule is not stereospecific.

Synonyms and Related Terms

polímero atáctico (Esp.); polimero atattico (It.); polimero atático (Port.)

Resources and Citations

  • Richard S. Lewis, Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 10th ed., 1993
  • Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Dictionary of Fiber & Textile Technology (older version called Man-made Fiber and Textile Dictionary, 1965), Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Charlotte NC, 1990
  • Random House, Webster's Encyclopedic Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language, Grammercy Book, New York, 1997

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