heterocyclic definition

  • adjective:
    • Containing multiple sort of atom joined up with in a ring.
    • Having a number of atoms except that carbon in one of the rings.
    • containing a closed band of atoms that one or more isn't a carbon atom
  • noun:
    • A heterocycle
    • a compound containing a heterocyclic band
  • others:
    • In chem., of a substance the molecule is known to consist of a ring or continuous sequence of atoms, containing this kind of a ring atoms of more than just one factor. Therefore the molecule of pyridine comprises of a ring of six atoms consecutively united with one another, five among these atoms being of carbon and one of nitrogen (each carbon atom having additionally a hydrogen atom attached with it)—thus:

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