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A metallocycle (also metallacycle) in organometallic chemistry is a cyclic compound with at least one carbon atom replaced by a metal. Metallacycles appear frequently as reactive intermediates in chemistry. Examples are olefin metathesis and alkyne trimerization.
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The related process of cyclometalation describes the formation of metallocycles.
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