Salts and C-organyl derivatives of hydrogen cyanide, HC≡N, e.g. CH3C≡N methyl cyanide (acetonitrile), NaCN sodium cyanide, benzoyl cyanide.
Source: PAC, 1995, 67, 1307. (Glossary of class names of organic compounds and reactivity intermediates based on structure (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 1329 [Terms] [Paper]
Citation: 'cyanides' in IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 3rd ed. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry; 2006. Online version 3.0.1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.C01486 RISBibTexEndNote