polycyclic definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a couple of atomic rings in a molecule.
    • Having two or more bands of atoms in molecule.
  • noun:
    • Such a compound
  • others:
    • Having numerous rounds, turns, or whorls, as a shell.
    • In electrical energy, noting something of electric distribution by alternating currents, in which the power maxima of the movement of power regarding the various circuits overlap in order to give a total circulation of power of constant strength. This is the situation in a symmetrical or hemisymmetrical polyphase system. See polyphase.
    • In chem., containing multiple atomic ring in the molecule.

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