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aromaticity

[ar-uh-muh-tis-i-tee, uh-roh-muh-] /ˌær ə məˈtɪs ɪ ti, əˌroʊ mə-/
noun
1.
the quality or state of being aromatic.
2.
Chemistry. the property of being or resembling any of the aromatic compounds.
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  • With the same conversion, a residue from a catalytic reaction always has lower aromaticity.
  • In general, the aromaticity of the tars seems to increase slightly with coal rank.
British Dictionary definitions for aromaticity

aromaticity

/əˌrəʊməˈtɪsɪtɪ/
noun
1.
the property of certain planar cyclic conjugated molecules, esp benzene, of behaving like unsaturated molecules and undergoing substitution reactions rather than addition as a result of delocalization of electrons in the ring
2.
the quality or state of having an aroma
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