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Definition 1: any compound of carbon and another element or a radical - [noun denoting substance]

(organic compound is a kind of ...) (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight

(... is a kind of organic compound ) crystalline oxidation product of the metabolism of nucleoproteins; precursor of uric acid; found in many organs and in urine

(... is a kind of organic compound ) an organic compound containing only carbon and hydrogen

(... is a kind of organic compound ) an organic residue of decaying organic matter

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any substance that can cause lysis (destruction) of erythrocytes (red blood cells) and the release of their hemoglobin

(... is a kind of organic compound ) an organic compound usually formed as an intermediate product in the preparation of acetals from aldehydes or ketones

(... is a kind of organic compound ) one of various compounds of carbon and any of the halogens

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a group of compounds derived from monosaccharides

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a colorless toxic flammable liquid used in the synthesis of nylon

(... is a kind of organic compound ) organic compound formed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any organic compound in which the cyano radical -CN and the hydroxyl radical -OH are attached to the same carbon atom

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a class of organic compounds having a carbonyl group linked to a carbon atom in each of two hydrocarbon radicals

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any very large complex molecule; found only in plants and animals

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a poisonous oily water-soluble liquid used as a solvent and in the manufacture of aniline

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a class of organic compounds that contain the divalent radical -CONHCO-

(... is a kind of organic compound ) the chief solid component of mammalian urine; synthesized from ammonia and carbon dioxide and used as fertilizer and in animal feed and in plastics

(... is a kind of organic compound ) depresses the function of the thyroid gland

(... is a kind of organic compound ) an organic compound that does no contain a steroid

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of several fat-soluble organic compounds having as a basis 17 carbon atoms in four rings; many have important physiological effects

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a bitter compound used as an insecticide and tonic and vermifuge; extracted from the wood and bark of trees of the genera Quassia and Picrasma

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a heterocyclic organic compound with a penetrating odor

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a class of weakly acidic organic compounds; molecule contains one or more hydroxyl groups

(... is a kind of organic compound ) an organic compound of creatine and phosphoric acid; found in the muscles of vertebrates where its hydrolysis releases energy for muscular contraction

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any compound obtained from petroleum or natural gas

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any compound containing the group -C=NOH

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a class of organic compounds containing the cyano radical -CN

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a colorless or yellowish oily liquid obtained by distillation of wood tar; used as an antiseptic

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a crystalline compound used as an antithyroid drug in the treatment of goiter

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a group of compounds that are inactive precursors of enzymes and require some change (such as the hydrolysis of a fragment that masks an active enzyme) to become active

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a compound derived from ammonium with hydrogen atoms replaced by organic groups; used as surface-active agents, disinfectants, and in drugs

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of various water-soluble compounds that form by hydrolysis in the digestion of proteins to amino acids

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a compound in which the hydrogen atoms of a hydrocarbon have been replaced by bromine and other halogen atoms; very stable; used in fire extinguishers although it is thought to release bromine that depletes the ozone layer

(... is a kind of organic compound ) an organic compound that contains a hydroxyl group bonded to a carbon atom which in turn is doubly bonded to another carbon atom

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any organic compound containing two amino groups

(... is a kind of organic compound ) organic compounds containing an amino group and a carboxylic acid group

"proteins are composed of various proportions of about 20 common amino acids"

(... is a kind of organic compound ) organic compound in which halogen atoms have been substituted for hydrogen atoms in an alkane

(... is a kind of organic compound ) organic compound that has an alkyl group bound to a benzene ring

(... is a kind of organic compound ) organic compound that is an alkane or alkene or alkyne or their derivative

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a class of organic compounds that have two hydrocarbon groups linked by an oxygen atom

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any organic compound formed by adding alcohol molecules to aldehyde molecules

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a dark oily liquid obtained by distillation of coal tar; used as a preservative for wood

(... is a kind of organic compound ) organic compounds containing the group -COX where X is a halogen atom

(... is a kind of organic compound ) organic compounds that react with water to form an acid

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any organic substance that occurs in neural activity

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a poisonous oily liquid with a garlicky odor composed of 2 cacodyl groups; undergoes spontaneous combustion in dry air

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a compound made up of a ring of four carbon atoms and one sulfur atom and one nitrogen atom

(... is a kind of organic compound ) insecticide

(... is a kind of organic compound ) a substance that curdles milk in making cheese and junket

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any organic compound containing the group -CONH2

(... is a kind of organic compound ) natural bases containing nitrogen found in plants

(... is a kind of organic compound ) an oily colorless liquid obtained by the condensation of two molecules of acetaldehyde; contains an alcohol group (-OH) and an aldehyde group (-CHO)

(... is a kind of organic compound ) any of a class of highly reactive chemical compounds; used in making resins and dyes and organic acids

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