What does benzenoid mean?

benzenoid meaning in General Dictionary

much like benzene in construction or linkage having an aromatic ring system

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  • just like benzene in structure or linkage

Sentence Examples with the word benzenoid

From the fact that reduction products containing either one or two double linkages behave exactly as unsaturated aliphatic compounds, being readily reduced or oxidized, and combining with the halogen elements and haloid acids, it seems probable that in benzenoid compounds the fourth valencies are symmetrically distributed in such a manner as to induce a peculiar stability in the molecule.

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