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  • n. the nitroso derivative of benzene C6H5-NO; it is used to make azo compounds


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  • _Azo-benzene_, C_6H_5N: NC_6H_5, discovered by E. Mitscherlich in 1834, may be prepared by reducing nitrobenzene in alcoholic solution with zinc dust and caustic soda; by the condensation of nitrosobenzene with aniline in hot glacial acetic acid solution; or by the oxidation of aniline with sodium hypobromite.

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  • The key to a "bottom-up" production of possibly the first heterometallic gallium-indium hydroxide nanocluster was the substitution of nitroso-butylamine as an additive in place of nitrosobenzene.

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  • Demonstrating that process, the group showed that nitrobenzene reacts to form a surface-bound nitrosobenzene adduct.

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