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- noun organic chemistry A
cycloalkenehaving a seven-membered ring and three double bonds; removal of a hydrideion produces the aromatic tropyliumion
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I once saw you hanging out at the center of a cycloheptatriene ... it was completely freakish and bizarre, and I'm not sure I've known what to think of you since.
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