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cis1 US English

Denoting or relating to a molecular structure in which two particular atoms or groups lie on the same side of a given plane in the molecule, in particular denoting an isomer in which substituents at opposite ends of a carbon-carbon double bond are on the same side of the bond

cis2 US English

Short for cisgender.

CIS US English

Commonwealth of Independent States

cis- US English

On this side of; on the side nearer to the speaker

CIS New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

Commonwealth of Independent States

cis-2 New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

denoting a type of isomer

Commonwealth of Independent States US English

A confederation of independent states that were formerly constituent republics of the Soviet Union, established in 1991. Member states are Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan. Turkmenistan and Ukraine are associate members

CIS in Commonwealth of Independent States US English

A confederation of independent states that were formerly constituent republics of the Soviet Union, established in 1991. Member states are Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan. Turkmenistan and Ukraine are associate members

cisgender US English

Denoting or relating to a person whose self-identity conforms with the gender that corresponds to their biological sex; not transgender

maleic acid US English

A crystalline acid made by distilling malic acid and used in making synthetic resins

cis-butenedioic acid in maleic acid US English

A crystalline acid made by distilling malic acid and used in making synthetic resins