Meaning of cyclohexyl in English:

cyclohexyl

Pronunciation /ˌsʌɪklə(ʊ)ˈhɛksʌɪl/ /ˌsʌɪklə(ʊ)ˈhɛksɪl/

See synonyms for cyclohexyl

noun

Chemistry
as modifier
  • Of or denoting the cyclic hydrocarbon radical —C₆H₁₁, derived from cyclohexane.

    ‘This conclusion is supported by the observation that cyclohexyl substrate analogue derivatives, when tested on the bacterial enzyme, manifested exceptionally reduced affinities for the active site with a K I of 422 47 M.’
    • ‘Insertion of the thymine moiety into the angelicin skeleton caused a folding of about 51 of the cyclohexyl moiety.’