cyclometallation etymology

English word cyclometallation comes from English cyclo-, English metallation

Detailed word origin of cyclometallation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cyclo- English (eng) (chemistry) a cyclic compound. (meteorology) cyclone. Circle. Cycle.
metallation English (eng)
cyclometallation English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any metallation reaction that results in the creation of a ring.

Words with the same origin as cyclometallation

Descendants of cyclo-
bombogenesis cycloalkene cycloallyl cyclocondensation cyclodehydrogenation cyclogenesis cyclohexaphane cyclohexylallene cyclohexylbenzene cycloid cyclolysis cyclomaltodextrin cyclomaltohexaose cyclomancy cyclonaphthylene cyclopentapeptide cyclopolymerization cyclopyrrolone cyclostratigraphy cyclotorsion cyclotron hexamethylcyclotrisiloxane methylenecyclopropane tetracyclo