Research Article: 2-Chloro-N-(2-methyl­phen­yl)benzamide

Date Published: June 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Vinola Z. Rodrigues, B. Thimme Gowda, Július Sivý, Viktor Vrábel, Jozef Kožíšek.


In the title compound, C14H12ClNO, the two aromatic rings are almost coplanar, making a dihedral angle of 4.08 (18)°. In the crystal, N—H⋯O hydrogen bonds link the mol­ecules into infinite chains running along the a axis.

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For studies on the effects of substituents on the structures and other aspects of N-(ar­yl)-amides, see: Bowes et al. (2003 ▶); Gowda et al. (2000 ▶); Rodrigues et al. (2012 ▶); Saeed et al. (2010 ▶) of N-chloro­aryl­amides, see: Gowda & Rao (1989 ▶); Jyothi & Gowda (2004 ▶) and of N-bromo­aryl­sulfonamides, see: Gowda & Mahadevappa (1983 ▶); Usha & Gowda (2006 ▶).




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