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Mesomorphic State

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The mesomorphic state is a mesophase between a crystalline solid and an isotropic liquid where the molecules are separated in parallel layers of quasi crystalline order. Here the molecules show the optical activity. In this state transition and supercooling is possible.

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(2008). Mesomorphic State. In: Li, D. (eds) Encyclopedia of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. Springer, Boston, MA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-48998-8_887

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