Nitrobenzene
Nitrobenzene Ni`tro*ben"zene (? or ?), n. [Nitro- + benzene.] (Chem.) A yellow aromatic liquid ({C6H5.NO2}), produced by the action of nitric acid on benzene, and called from its odor {imitation oil of bitter almonds}, or {essence of mirbane}. It is used in perfumery, and is manufactured in large quantities in the preparation of aniline. Fornerly called also {nitrobenzol}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Nitrobenzene — Nitrobenzène Nitrobenzène Général Synonymes Nitrobenzol Nitrophène Essence de mirbane No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nitrobenzène — Général Synonymes Nitrobenzol Nitrophène Essence de mirbane No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nitrobenzene — Other names …   Wikipedia

  • nitrobenzène — [ nitrobɛ̃zɛn ] n. m. • 1903; nitrobenzine 1838; de nitro et benzène ♦ Dérivé nitré du benzène (C6H5NO2), liquide toxique, huileux, utilisé en parfumerie (essence de mirbane), dans la fabrication d explosifs, dans l industrie des colorants. ⇒… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • nitrobenzene — /nitroben dzɛne/ s.m. [comp. di nitro e benzene ]. (chim.) [nitroderivato velenoso del benzene, dall odore di mandorle amare, largamente usato per produrre benzidina e altri composti organici e in profumeria] ▶◀ nitrobenzolo …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • nitrobenzene — [nī΄trōben′zēn΄] n. a poisonous yellow liquid, C6H5NO2, prepared by treating benzene with nitric acid, used in making aniline, as a solvent, etc …   English World dictionary

  • nitrobenzene — /nuy troh ben zeen, ben zeen /, n. Chem. a pale yellow, toxic, water soluble liquid, C6H5NO2, produced by nitrating benzene with nitric acid: used chiefly in the manufacture of aniline. Also called nitrobenzol /nuy troh ben zawl, zol/. [1865 70;… …   Universalium

  • nitrobenzene — nitrobenzenas statusas T sritis chemija formulė C₆H₅NO₂ atitikmenys: angl. nitrobenzene rus. нитробензол …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • nitrobenzene — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1868 a poisonous yellow oily liquid C6H5NO2 with an almond odor that is used especially in chemical synthesis (as of aniline) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nitrobenzene — noun A nitro derivative of benzene, CHNO, prepared by reacting benzene with a mixture of nitric and sulphuric acids; any of a series of such compounds having two or more nitro groups Syn: nitrobenzol, oil of mirbane See Also: nitrobenzyl …   Wiktionary

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