conjugated
conjugated conjugated adj. 1. (Chem.) (Chem.) formed by the union of two compounds; as, a conjugated protein.

Syn: conjugate. [WordNet 1.5]

2. joined together especially in a pair or pairs.

Syn: conjugate, coupled. [WordNet 1.5]

3. (Chem.) containing two or more double bonds each separated from the other by a single bond; -- of an organic compound or of the double bonds thus arranged.

Note: Conjugated double bonds have chemical and electronic properties different from those of isolated double bonds.

Syn: conjugate. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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