Definition of pyrrolidine in English:

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Pronunciation: /pɪˈrɒlɪdiːn/


[mass noun] Chemistry
A pungent liquid made by the reduction of pyrrole.
  • Chemical formula: C4H8NH.
Example sentences
  • Mysliwy et al. reported the formation of NPYR from sodium nitrite and pyrrolidine in vivo in dog stomach.
  • AAP motifs moderate the steric clash between the pyrrolidine ring and the O = C i - 4 carbonyl oxygen.
  • These residues modulate the structural deformations caused by the pyrrolidine ring of Pro.

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