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(Elements & Compounds) an almost colourless liquid occurring in tobacco leaves and made commercially by hydrogenating pyrrole. It is a strongly alkaline heterocyclic base with molecules that contain a ring of four carbon atoms and one nitrogen atom. Formula: C4H9N
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Snaith, Annulation of dihydroimidazoles: a 1,3dipolar cycloaddition route to pyrrolo[1,2a]imidazoles, pyrrolidines
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Addition of azomethine ylides to C60: synthesis, characterization, and functionalization of fullerene pyrrolidines
The traditional cycloaddition reactions utilized in the formation of pyrrolidines
have the disadvantage of either requiring manipulation to the pyrrolidine
once it is synthesized or having unpredictable regio- and stereochemistry.