bicyclic compound

bicyclic compound

[bī′sik·lik ′käm‚pau̇nd]
(organic chemistry)
A compound having two rings which share a pair of bridgehead carbon atoms.
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Quinazoline is a bicyclic compound having two nitrogen atoms, present in same ring in a 1,3 fashion.
2000) A stable bicyclic compound with two Si=Si double bonds.
Safrole is a bicyclic compound in which a benzene ring is fused to a five-member dioxy ring with allylic side chains.
It is exceedingly labile, and rearranges through Michael attack of the oxygen on the enone to a bicyclic compound, phaseic acid.
Different alkyl pyrazines and two classes of bicyclic compounds, 6,7-dihydro-5(H)-cyclopentapyrazines and pyrrolopyrazines, were found in meat volatiles (Mottram, 1998).
Carvone was observed to be more toxic than bicyclic compounds such as verbinol and thujone [10].