1-nitropropane

1-nitropropane

[¦wən ¦nī·trō′prō‚pān]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CH2CH2NO2 A colorless liquid with a boiling point of 132°C; used as a rocket propellant and gasoline additive.
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The effect of a secondary fuel such as hexane, MeOH, aniline, nitromethane, and 1-nitropropane was also examined and was deemed minimal.
The influence of the chemical composition and structure of nickel base alloys on their catalytic activity was examined using the electrochemical reduction of 1-nitropropane as a test reaction.
The spectra of 1-nitropropane, 1, 1, 2-trichloropropane and similar compounds can be used as examples of slightly more complicated spectra.