This is defined by analogy with @E02075@ as the ratio of the percentage of one @D01679@ in a mixture to that of the other.
Source: PAC, 1996, 68, 2193. (Basic terminology of stereochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2206 [Terms] [Paper]
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