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Crystal and molecular structure of di(1-pyrazolyl)methane, CH2(C3N2H3)2

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The title compound consists of two planar pyrazolyl fragments oriented at 73.0° to each other and linked to a common carbon atom. All hydrogen atoms were located unambiguously and their positions were refined.

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Churchill, M.R., Churchill, D.G., Huynh, M.H.V. et al. Crystal and molecular structure of di(1-pyrazolyl)methane, CH2(C3N2H3)2 . J Chem Crystallogr 26, 93–97 (1996). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01669723

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Key Words

  • Pyrazolyl group
  • crystal structure
  • bidentate ligand
  • hydrogen bonding