cyclopyrrolone etymology

English word cyclopyrrolone comes from English cyclo-, English pyrrolone

Detailed word origin of cyclopyrrolone

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cyclo- English (eng) (chemistry) a cyclic compound. (meteorology) cyclone. Circle. Cycle.
pyrrolone English (eng) (organic compound) Any heterocyclic ketone derived from pyrrole.
cyclopyrrolone English (eng) Any of a family of hypnotic and anxiolytic nonbenzodiazepine drugs with similar pharmacological profiles to the benzodiazepine derivatives.

Words with the same origin as cyclopyrrolone

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