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 (ăl′ĭ-sĭk′lĭk, -sī′klĭk)
Of or relating to organic compounds having both aliphatic and cyclic characteristics or structures.

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(ˌælɪˈsaɪklɪk; -ˈsɪk-)
(Chemistry) (of an organic compound) having aliphatic properties, in spite of the presence of a ring of carbon atoms
[C19: from German alicyclisch, from ali(phatic) + cyclic]
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(ˌæl əˈsaɪ klɪk, -ˈsɪk lɪk)

of or noting organic compounds having both aliphatic and cyclic properties.
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Summary of Vesamicol Analogs That Incorporated Alicyclic Groups into the A Ring of Vesamicol.
The phosphorylation of AMPK and its target ACC were assessed by immunoblot analysis, where it is observed that aliphatic or alicyclic compounds 1-3 were not able to activate the enzyme (data not shown).
Alicyclic musks appeared to be in use at the time we conducted our preliminary screen, but we found very little information on exposure or toxicity.
Phytosterols are important dietary alicyclic molecules present in plants, algae, and fungi.
The diesel from petrol is composed by aliphatic hydrocarbons like alkanes (normal, alicyclic and cyclic), naphthenic and aromatic that can be more recalcitrant (Bucker et al., 2011; Cazarolli et al., 2014; Passman, 2013).
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myrrha (0.94%) constituted mainly from y-elemene (19.25 %), Z-y-bisabolene (18.22 %) and 5-elemene (4.53%).The oxygenated compounds constituted 37 % and included sesquiterpenoids (4.74 %), aromatic ethers (26.86%), aromatic esters (0.18 %), alicyclic alcohols (4.32 %) and furanocumarins (0.9 %).