Definitions

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  • n. A heterocyclic compound or ring.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a ring of atoms of more than one kind; especially a ring of carbon atoms containing at least one atom that is not carbon
  • n. a compound containing a heterocyclic ring

Etymologies

hetero- +‎ cycle (Wiktionary)

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