nonaromatic

adjective
non·​ar·​o·​mat·​ic | \ ˌnän-ˌa-rə-ˈma-tik How to pronounce nonaromatic (audio) , -ˌer-ə-\

Definition of nonaromatic

: not aromatic a nonaromatic wine especially, of a chemical compound : not exhibiting increased chemical stability resulting from the delocalization of electrons in a ring system nonaromatic hydrocarbons

First Known Use of nonaromatic

circa 1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonaromatic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonaromatic. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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