Medical Dictionary

acyclic

adj acy·clic \(ˈ)ā-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsik-lik\

Medical Definition of ACYCLIC

1
:  not occurring in periods or cycles <acyclic gonadotropin secretion>
2
:  having an open-chain structure; especially :  aliphatic <an acyclic compound>

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