nitrol definition

  • noun:
    • Any of a number of hydrocarbons containing the nitro and nitroso or isonitroso team united on exact same carbon atom.
    • Any one of a series of hydrocarbons containing the nitro while the nitroso or isonitroso group united toward exact same carbon atom.
    • In natural chemistry, a class-name of substances containing the team RCH(NO)NO2 or RC(NO2): NOH., where R is an alkyl team including methyl. They've been strong acids, offer dark-red, explosive salts with alkalies, and are usually served by the action of nitrous acid from the sodium types of primary nitro-paraffins. Also known as nitrolic acids.

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