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allotrope

al·lo·trope

allotrope

pronunciation:
ae l trop
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part of speech: noun
definition: one of several forms in which a chemical element may exist.
Carbon has both crystalline and noncrystalline allotropes.
Word Parts
The word allotrope contains the following parts:
allo, all Greek root that means other, different
synonyms:
ali, hetero
antonyms:
iso-, homo, homeo, omal