multicarbon

adjective
mul·​ti·​car·​bon | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈkär-bən How to pronounce multicarbon (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multicarbon

of a molecule
: having more than one carbon atom a multicarbon compound

First Known Use of multicarbon

1967, in the meaning defined above

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“Multicarbon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multicarbon. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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