conjugated double bond

n.

Two double bonds in a compound that are separated by a single bond.

Nearby words

  1. conjugate of inlet,
  2. conjugate of outlet,
  3. conjugate paralysis,
  4. conjugate solution,
  5. conjugated,
  6. conjugated protein,
  7. conjugation,
  8. conjugation tube,
  9. conjugative plasmid,
  10. conjunct


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