cyclization
noun Date: 1909 formation of a ring in a chemical compoundcyclize verb

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  • cyclization — (Amer.) n. (Chemistry) formation of one or more hydrocarbon ring to a closed ring, forming of a ring in a chemical compound (also cyclisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cyclization — noun a) The process of cyclizing, of becoming or causing to become aromatic. The dehydrogenation reactions may involve isomerization and cyclization as well as the formation of olefins and unsaturated compounds generally. b) Any reaction that… …   Wiktionary

  • cyclization — ciklizacija statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Žiedo susidarymas. atitikmenys: angl. cyclization rus. циклизация …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • cyclization — ˌsīk(ə)lə̇ˈzāshən, ˌsiklə̇ noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cyclize + ation : formation of one or more rings cyclization of open chain hydrocarbons gives naphthenes or aromatic hydrocarbons compare aromatization * * * /suy …   Useful english dictionary

  • cyclization — /suy kleuh zay sheuhn, sik leuh /, n. Chem. the formation of a ring or rings. [1905 10; CYCLIZE + ATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • cyclization — cy·cli·za·tion or Brit cy·cli·sa·tion .sīk (ə )lə zā shən, .sik n formation of one or more rings in a chemical compound …   Medical dictionary

  • cyclization — cy·cli·za·tion …   English syllables

  • Nazarov cyclization reaction — The Nazarov cyclization reaction (often referred to as simply the Nazarov cyclization) is a chemical reaction used in organic chemistry for the synthesis of cyclopentenones. The reaction is typically divided into classical and modern variants,… …   Wikipedia

  • Volhard-Erdmann cyclization — The Volhard Erdmann cyclization is an organic synthesis of alkyl and aryl thiophenes by cyclization of disodium succinate or other 1,4 difunctional compounds (γ oxo acids, 1,4 diketones, chloroacetyl substituted esters) with phosphorus… …   Wikipedia

  • Bergman cyclization — The Bergman cyclization or Bergman reaction or Bergman cycloaromatization is an organic reaction and more specifically a rearrangement reaction taking place when an enediyne is heated in presence of a suitable hydrogen donor ( Scheme 1 ) [ p… …   Wikipedia

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