saturated compound

n.

An organic compound in which all the carbon atoms are connected by single bonds.

Nearby words

  1. singly,
  2. singsong,
  3. singspiel,
  4. singular,
  5. singular point,
  6. singularize,
  7. singularly,
  8. singulary,
  9. singulative,
  10. singultation


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