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methyl cyanide

Line breaks: me¦thyl cyan|ide

Definition of methyl cyanide in English:

noun

Another term for acetonitrile.
Example sentences
  • Less obvious and more tentative identifications include methyl cyanide, sulfur dioxide, acetylene.
  • This gives rise to compounds such as methyl cyanide.
  • The motivation to observe methyl cyanide is due to the fact that it is an abundant symmetric top molecule which is a good temperature tracer.

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