Meaning of carbocyclic compound

car'bo•cy'clic com'pound

Pronunciation: (kär'bu-sī'klik, -sik'lik, kär"-), [key]
  1. any of a group of organic chemical compounds in which all the atoms composing the ring are carbon atoms, as benzene or cyclopropane.
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