Salts and C
-organyl derivatives of hydrogen cyanide, HC≡N
, e.g. CH3C≡N
methyl cyanide (acetonitrile), NaCN
sodium cyanide, benzoyl cyanide.
See also: isocyanides, nitriles, carbonitriles
PAC, 1995, 67, 1307. 'Glossary of class names of organic compounds and reactivity intermediates based on structure (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)' on page 1329 (https://doi.org/10.1351/pac199567081307)