Having an electronic structure analogous to that of benzene.(adjective)
Containing at least one benzene ring.(adjective)
A compound of this kind.(noun)
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Use "benzenoid" in a sentence
"Allied to the normal Yielding furfural One-third of which celluloses approximately 50 p.ct. is of benzenoid type"
"We are still without any evidence as to the possible transition of the hexoses to benzenoid compounds."
"But we shall require also to deal with the constituent groups of the complex, which for the purposes of this discussion may be regarded as (a) a cellulose of normal characteristics -- cellulose alpha; (b) a cellulose yielding furfural on boiling with condensing acids -- cellulose beta; and (c) a much condensed, and in part benzenoid, group which we may continue to term the lig_none_ group."