(6 Sep 1828 - 17 Aug 1886)
Science Quotes by Aleksandr Butlerov (1 quote)
I would ... change the accepted rule that the nature of a complex molecule is determined by the nature, quantity, and position of its elementary component parts, by the following statement: the chemical nature of a complex molecule is determined by the nature of its elementary component parts, their quantity and chemical structure.
— Aleksandr Butlerov
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