The predominant formation of the same stereoisomer
or stereoisomer mixture of a reaction product when two different stereoisomers
of the reactant are used in the same reaction. When that product involved in the
reaction is one enantiomer
the result has been called enantioconvergence.
PAC, 1996, 68, 2193
(Basic terminology of stereochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996))
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