narcissistic reaction [obsolete]
A @[email protected] that can be described as the conversion of a reactant into its mirror image, without rotation or translation of the product, so that the product @[email protected] actually coincides with the mirror image of the reactant molecule. Examples of such reactions are cited under the entries @[email protected] and @[email protected]
PAC, 1994, 66, 1077. (Glossary of terms used in physical organic chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)) on page 1144 [Terms] [Paper]