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Structure of the nitroamino group

Nitroamines are organic compounds containing a nitro group bonded to an amine.[1][2] The parent inorganic compound, where R1 = R2 = H, is nitramide, H2N–NO2.


  1. ^ Clayden, J.; Greeves, N.; Warren, S.; Wothers, P. (2001). Organic Chemistry. Oxford, Oxfordshire: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-850346-6.
  2. ^ Smith, Michael B.; March, Jerry (2007), Advanced Organic Chemistry: Reactions, Mechanisms, and Structure (6th ed.), New York: Wiley-Interscience, ISBN 978-0-471-72091-1