The achievement of partial or complete resolution by virtue of unequal rates of reaction of the @E02069@ in a @R05025@ with a @C01057@ agent (@R05190@, @C00876@, solvent, etc.).
Source: PAC, 1996, 68, 2193. (Basic terminology of stereochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996)) on page 2211 [Terms] [Paper]
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