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heterocyclic

adjective het·ero·cy·clic \ˌhe-tə-rō-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsi-\

Definition of HETEROCYCLIC

:  relating to, characterized by, or being a ring composed of atoms of more than one kind
het·ero·cy·cle \ˈhe-tə-rō-ˌsī-kəl\ noun
heterocyclic noun
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Origin of HETEROCYCLIC

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1899

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