Origin of aliphatic
Examples from the Web for aliphatic
The azo-group is particularly active, both the aliphatic and aromatic compounds being coloured.
Carbohydrates are classed as open-chain compounds, that is, they may be regarded as derivatives of the aliphatic hydrocarbons.The Chemistry of Plant Life|Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
These observations may be summarized by saying that the benzene nucleus is more negative in character than the aliphatic residues.
As before, only true ring nuclei, and not internal anhydrides of aliphatic compounds, will be mentioned.
They are compounds which greatly resemble the mixed ethers of the aliphatic series.