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  1. open chainadjective

    a chain of atoms in a molecule whose ends are not joined to form a ring

  2. acyclic, open-chainadjective

    having an open chain structure


  1. open-chain

    Open-chain refers to a structure, usually in chemistry, where constituents are connected in a line or branched sequence rather than forming a loop or ring. Commonly related to organic compounds such as alkanes, alkenes, and alkynes, open-chain compounds are also known as acyclic compounds.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of open-chain in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of open-chain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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