bicyclic

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adjective bi·cy·clic \(ˌ)bī-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsi-\

Definition of bicyclic

  1. 1 :  consisting of or arranged in two cycles

  2. 2 :  containing two usually fused rings in the structure of the molecule

Origin and Etymology of bicyclic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1872


Medical Dictionary

bicyclic

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adjective bi·cy·clic \(ˈ)bī-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsik-lik\

Medical Definition of bicyclic

  1. :  containing two usually fused rings in the structure of the molecule


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