Cycloalkyl vs Heterocyclyl - What's the difference?

cycloalkyl | heterocyclyl |

Cycloalkyl is a see also of heterocyclyl.


As nouns the difference between cycloalkyl and heterocyclyl

is that cycloalkyl is (organic chemistry) any univalent radical derived from a cycloalkane by removal of an atom of hydrogen while heterocyclyl is (chemistry) any univalent radical derived from a heterocycle be removal of an atom of hydrogen from any ring atom.

cycloalkyl

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) Any univalent radical derived from a cycloalkane by removal of an atom of hydrogen.
  • See also

    *alkyl

    heterocyclyl

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (chemistry) any univalent radical derived from a heterocycle be removal of an atom of hydrogen from any ring atom
  • See also

    * cycloalkyl * organyl