Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Ring Strain

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10073

n The extra strain associated with the cyclic structure of a compound, as compared with a similar acyclic compound.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA