bicyclic definition

  • adjective:
    • Consisting of or having two rounds.
    • Botany Composed of or arranged in two distinct whorls, while the petals of a flower.
    • Chemistry Containing molecules composed of two fused bands.
    • Having two rounds.
    • Having two rings of atoms within the molecule; the rings could be fused, like in naphthalene, or split, as in biphenyl.
    • associated with bicycles.
    • having molecules comprising two fused rings
  • noun:
    • A bicyclic element.
  • others:
    • comprising or having two groups; specifically, in botany, in two whorls, as stamens of a flower.
    • regarding or related to bicycles.

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