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bicyclic

Line breaks: bi|cyc¦lic
Pronunciation: /bʌɪˈsʌɪklɪk
 
, -ˈsɪk-/

Definition of bicyclic in English:

adjective

Chemistry
Having two fused rings of atoms in its molecule.
Example sentences
  • The cyclic c-AMPB and bicyclic bc-AMPB molecules finally allow the discussion of peptide motion under the action of different constraints.
  • The composite elements are arranged in a bicyclic fashion which is a derivative of a purine ring system.
  • Process for preparing homocystein analogs useful as intermediates for compounds containing a fused bicyclic ring

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