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aromatic

Chemistry (of an organic compound) having an unsaturated ring containing alternating double and single bonds, esp containing a benzene ring; exhibiting aromaticity

aromatic

[¦ar·ə¦mad·ik]
(organic chemistry)
Pertaining to or characterized by the presence of at least one benzene ring.
Describing those compounds having physical and chemical properties resembling those of benzene.
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A Mobius molecule will be aromatic only when the electron number is a multiple of four, Miliordos reports online December 28 in Physical Review A.
On this occasion, the Monarch was informed about the activities of this scientific institute, created in 2007 with the mission to implement the national strategy in the field of medicinal and aromatic plants and carry out research projects in this area.
This book delves into harvesting mechanisation and post-harvesting of medicinal and aromatic plant crops.
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The medicinal and aromatic plant industry is aware of the threats and has created a unique assembly called the Medicinal Plant Working Group (MP-WG).
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