monocyclic

adjective
mono·cy·clic | \ˌmä-nə-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsi-\

Definition of monocyclic 

: containing one ring in the molecular structure

First Known Use of monocyclic

1910, in the meaning defined above

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monocyclic

adjective
mono·cy·clic | \ˌmän-ō-ˈsī-klik, -ˈsik-lik \

Medical Definition of monocyclic 

: containing one ring in the molecular structure a monocyclic terpene

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