A geometric representation of stereochemical features of a molecule or model which
appears as a view from an appropriate direction.

See: Fischer projection,
Newman projection,
projection formula,
saw-horse projection,
wedge projection,
zig-zag projection

See also: stereochemical formula

Source:

PAC, 1996, *68*, 2193*
(Basic terminology of stereochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996))
* on page 2213