Alane vs Carbaalane - What's the difference?

alane | carbaalane |


As nouns the difference between alane and carbaalane

is that alane is while carbaalane is (organic chemistry) any of a class alanes having alkyne substituents eg al(c≡c-r)3.

alane

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (inorganic compound) aluminium hydride, AlH3
  • (organic chemistry) Any organic derivative of this compound
  • Usage notes

    This is the current IUPAC name, but is to be replaced by alumane because the systematically derived name of the -AlH2 group would be alanyl which is already used as a derivative of alanine.

    carbaalane

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) Any of a class alanes having alkyne substituents e.g. Al(C?C-R)3