exocyclic

adjective
exo·​cy·​clic | \ ˌek-sō-ˈsī-klik How to pronounce exocyclic (audio) , -ˈsi-\

Definition of exocyclic

: situated outside of a ring in a chemical structure

First Known Use of exocyclic

1913, in the meaning defined above

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exocyclic

adjective
exo·​cy·​clic | \ ˌek-sō-ˈsī-klik How to pronounce exocyclic (audio) , -ˈsik-lik How to pronounce exocyclic (audio) \

Medical Definition of exocyclic

: situated outside of a ring in a chemical structure

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