Definition of Conjugated

1. Adjective. Formed by the union of two compounds. "A conjugated protein"

Exact synonyms: Conjugate
Category relationships: Chemical Science, Chemistry
Similar to: Bound

2. Adjective. Joined together especially in a pair or pairs.
Exact synonyms: Conjugate, Coupled
Similar to: United

3. Adjective. Of an organic compound; containing two or more double bonds each separated from the other by a single bond.
Exact synonyms: Conjugate
Category relationships: Chemical Science, Chemistry
Similar to: Bound

Definition of Conjugated

1. Adjective. joined together in pairs ¹

2. Adjective. (chemistry) of an organic compound, or a part of such a compound, containing one or more pairs of double bonds and/ or lone pairs, each pair of which is separated by one single bond. ¹

3. Verb. (past of conjugate) ¹

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Definition of Conjugated

1. conjugate [v] - See also: conjugate

Medical Definition of Conjugated

1. Acting or operating as if joined, simultaneous. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Conjugated

conjugate deviation of the eyes
conjugate division
conjugate foci
conjugate foramen
conjugate ligament
conjugate movement of eyes
conjugate nystagmus
conjugate planes/points
conjugate point
conjugate redox pair
conjugate solution
conjugated (current term)
conjugated antigen
conjugated bilirubin
conjugated compound
conjugated double bonds
conjugated hapten
conjugated oestrogen
conjugated protein

Literary usage of Conjugated

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences by Henry Watts (1870)
"Gerhardt in fact protested against this use of terms which he had introduced in a different sense, and, at the same time, defined conjugated compounds as ..."

2. A Text-book of Organic Chemistry by Arnold Frederik. Holleman (1920)
"When forming an addition-product with two univalent atoms, organic compounds containing the group C=C — C— C, called by THIELE a " conjugated system," often ..."

3. Lectures on the History of the Development of Chemistry Since the Time of by Albert Ladenburg (1911)
"In this connection it must be pointed out that Gerhardt assumes the existence of conjugated radicals, so as to be able to include substitution products also ..."

4. The Principles of Economic Geology by William Harvey Emmons (1918)
"likewise dip in opposite directions, there will then be altogether four systems of fracture, or two coordinated conjugated sets. Such systems are commonly ..."

5. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"We have examined the reactivity of some internally conjugated dienes and have found that certain low molecular weight dienes are not reduced and are also ..."

6. A Grammar of the French Tongue: Grounded Upon the Decisions of the French by John Perrin (1832)
"ASSORTIR, to suit, to match; this verb is regular, and conjugated like punir: so is resortir, when it signifies to be under the jurisdiction of a court; ..."

7. A Grammar of the French Language with Practical Exercises by N. Wanostrocht (1789)
"ETEINDRE, TO PUT OUT, is conjugated like ... EXCLURE, TO EXCLUDE, is conjugated like CONCLURE. ... conjugated ..."

8. English Grammar, Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners: With an by Lindley Murray (1825)
"THE learner will perceive that the preceding auxiliary crbs, to have and to he, could not be conjugated through all it moods and tenses, without the help' ..."

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