Huckel's rulemedical dictionary

<chemistry> The number of depolarised electrons in an aromatic ring is equal to 4n + 2 where n is zero or any positive integer; l-tyrosine, l-phenylalanine, l-tryptophan, and l-histidine (when the imidazole ring is deprotonated) obey this rule.

(05 Mar 2000)