aromatic series

n.

Chemical compounds derived from benzene or similar closed-chain hydrocarbon compounds containing conjugated double bonds.

Nearby words

  1. aromatase,
  2. aromatase inhibitor,
  3. aromatherapy,
  4. aromatic,
  5. aromatic compound,
  6. aromatic spirits of ammonia,
  7. aromaticity,
  8. aromatization,
  9. aromatize,
  10. aron


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