diazomethane

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diazomethane

(daɪˌeɪzəʊˈmiːθeɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a yellow odourless explosive gas, used as a methylating agent. Formula: CH2:N:N
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Carbonylation of Diazoalkanes (Neszta Ungvari, Ferenc Ungvary).