ylide

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ylide

[′i·līd]
(organic chemistry)
An organic compound which contains two adjacent atoms bearing formal positive and negative charges, and in which both atoms have full octets of electrons.
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Objective: Our group has recently discovered a new type of cofactor: a prenylated-flavin that has azomethine ylide properties.
The annulation and chemistry of 4, 5-dihydroimidazoles and the inadequate reports of the use of amidines which are used as a source of azomethine ylides have encouraged us to study the production and reactions of 4, 5dihydroimidazolium ylides.
Addition of azomethine ylides to C60: synthesis, characterization, and functionalization of fullerene pyrrolidines.