Definition of bicyclic in English:

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bicyclic

Pronunciation: /bīˈsīklik/ /-ˈsik-/

adjective

Chemistry
Having two 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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Syllabification: bi·cy·clic

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