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If I want to name a spin state with 12 unpaired electrons, what is the correct name? Tredecim is the latin name for thirteen, but tredecimet sounds odd.

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I have seen multiplicity 13 referred to as simply a 13-let. This #-let nomenclature is sometimes used for high multiplicities (e.g. higher than 10).

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I would go for the Greek form and call it trisdecatet. Or should it be with a k, trisdekatet?

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    $\begingroup$ All other spin states use latin for their name. This would be very inconsistent. $\endgroup$ – mcocdawc Jul 17 '17 at 15:56

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