CHEBI:26307 - propionitrile

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ChEBI Name propionitrile
ChEBI ID CHEBI:26307
Definition A nitrile that is acrylonitrile in which the carbon-carbon double bond has been reduced to a single bond.
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Formula C3H5N
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 55.07850
Monoisotopic Mass 55.042
InChI InChI=1S/C3H5N/c1-2-3-4/h2H2,1H3
InChIKey FVSKHRXBFJPNKK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CCC#N
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): polar aprotic solvent
A solvent with a comparatively high relative permittivity (or dielectric constant), greater than ca. 15, and a sizable permanent dipole moment, that cannot donate suitably labile hydrogen atoms to form strong hydrogen bonds.
Application(s): polar aprotic solvent
A solvent with a comparatively high relative permittivity (or dielectric constant), greater than ca. 15, and a sizable permanent dipole moment, that cannot donate suitably labile hydrogen atoms to form strong hydrogen bonds.
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Outgoing propionitrile (CHEBI:26307) has role polar aprotic solvent (CHEBI:48358)
propionitrile (CHEBI:26307) is a aliphatic nitrile (CHEBI:80291)
propionitrile (CHEBI:26307) is a volatile organic compound (CHEBI:134179)
Synonyms Sources
CH3CH2CN ChEBI
cyanoethane ChemIDplus
EtCN ChEBI
ethyl cyanide ChemIDplus
n-propanenitrile NIST Chemistry WebBook
propanenitrile ChemIDplus
propionic nitrile ChemIDplus
propiononitrile ChemIDplus
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CPD-8860 MetaCyc
Propionitrile Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
107-12-0 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
107-12-0 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
773680 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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06 March 2017