carbocyclic
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1899 being or having an organic ring composed of carbon atoms

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  • carbocyclic — [kär΄bō sīk′lik] adj. 〚 CARBO + CYCLIC〛 designating an organic ring compound in which all the members of the ring are carbon atoms, as benzene or naphthalene: see also ALIPHATIC * * * car·bo·cy·clic …   Universalium

  • carbocyclic — [kär΄bō sīk′lik] adj. [ CARBO + CYCLIC] designating an organic ring compound in which all the members of the ring are carbon atoms, as benzene or naphthalene: see also ALIPHATIC …   English World dictionary

  • carbocyclic — adjective having or relating to or characterized by a ring composed of carbon atoms • Pertains to noun: ↑carbon • Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science * * * |kärbō|sīklik, si adjective Etymology: Internatio …   Useful english dictionary

  • carbocyclic — adjective describing a ring, all of whose atoms are carbon …   Wiktionary

  • carbocyclic — car·bo·cy·clic .kär bō sī klik, sik lik adj being or having an organic ring composed of carbon atoms * * * car·bo·cy·clic (kahr″bo sikґlik) ( siґklik) having or pertaining to a closed chain or ring formation which includes only carbon… …   Medical dictionary

  • carbocyclic — car·bo·cy·clic …   English syllables

  • carbocyclic compound — karbociklinis junginys statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Organinis junginys, kurio žiedas sudarytas tik iš anglies atomų. atitikmenys: angl. carbocyclic compound; isocyclic compound rus. изоциклическое соединение; карбоциклическое соединение …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • carbocyclic compound — /kahr beuh suy klik, sik lik, kahr / any of a group of organic chemical compounds in which all the atoms composing the ring are carbon atoms, as benzene or cyclopropane. [1895 1900; CARBO + CYCLIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • carbocyclic ring — a chemical ring that includes only carbon atoms …   Medical dictionary

  • carbocyclic compound — /ˌkaboʊsaɪklɪk ˈkɒmpaʊnd/ (say .kahbohsuyklik kompownd), / sɪklɪk/ (say siklik) noun an organic compound in which all the atoms composing the ring are carbon atoms, as cyclohexane …   Australian English dictionary

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