carbocyclic

play
adjective car·bo·cy·clic \ˌkär-bō-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsi-\

Definition of carbocyclic

  1. :  being or having an organic ring composed of carbon atoms

Origin and Etymology of carbocyclic

International Scientific Vocabulary


Medical Dictionary

carbocyclic

play
adjective car·bo·cy·clic \ˌkär-bō-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsik-lik\

Medical Definition of carbocyclic

  1. :  being or having an organic ring composed of carbon atoms


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up carbocyclic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to plunder or ravage

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!