Meaning of PSEUDONITROLE in English

| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|nī.ˌtrōl noun

( -s )

Etymology: German pseudonitrole, from pseud- + nitr- + -ole

: any of a class of compounds of the general formula RR′C(NO)NO 2 formed by the action of nitrous acid on a disubstituted nitromethane RR′CHNO 2 as pungent-odored, colorless, solid dimers that when fused or dissolved depolymerize into the monomers of intense and characteristic blue color — compare nitrolic acid

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