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English translation: handle

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16:11 Mar 5, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
German term or phrase: Henkel
Context is a chemical patent. Here's the full paragraph:

"Alle beanpruchten Verbindungen können perfluoriert oder teilfluoriert vorliegen, insbesondere gesättigte Brücken und Henkel."

Can anyone tell me what "Henkel" means here?
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Local time: 00:29
English translation:handle
Explanation:
this term applies especially to macrocycles such as cyclophanes which contain alkan bridges ans handles

(11); the “basket handle”. porphyrin data from Lavalette et al. (14); and the ... of cyclophane and adamantane, “capped” model heme compounds, ...
www.jbc.org/cgi/reprint/264/6/3057.pdf

The emergence of cyclophane chemistry as a separate field of aromatic ... [Ansa (Latin) meaning – handle] since the bridges looked like handles to the ring ...
deposit.ddb.de/cgi-bin/dokserv?idn=976958805&dok_var=d1&dok_ext=pdf&filename=976958805.pdf

Makrocyclische Cyclophane - Chemie Artikel. ... Der einfachste Vertreter wäre ein Benzolring als "Korb", mit einem Alkan als "Henkel". ...
chemlin.de/news/mai06/cyclophane.htm

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Note added at 43 mins (2007-03-05 16:54:38 GMT)
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that should read: "alkane bridges as handles"
Depending on the structure of the marcocycle, one differentiates between (alkane) chain 'bridges' and 'handles'.
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handle


Explanation:
this term applies especially to macrocycles such as cyclophanes which contain alkan bridges ans handles

(11); the “basket handle”. porphyrin data from Lavalette et al. (14); and the ... of cyclophane and adamantane, “capped” model heme compounds, ...
www.jbc.org/cgi/reprint/264/6/3057.pdf

The emergence of cyclophane chemistry as a separate field of aromatic ... [Ansa (Latin) meaning – handle] since the bridges looked like handles to the ring ...
deposit.ddb.de/cgi-bin/dokserv?idn=976958805&dok_var=d1&dok_ext=pdf&filename=976958805.pdf

Makrocyclische Cyclophane - Chemie Artikel. ... Der einfachste Vertreter wäre ein Benzolring als "Korb", mit einem Alkan als "Henkel". ...
chemlin.de/news/mai06/cyclophane.htm

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Note added at 43 mins (2007-03-05 16:54:38 GMT)
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that should read: "alkane bridges as handles"
Depending on the structure of the marcocycle, one differentiates between (alkane) chain 'bridges' and 'handles'.

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