Title: Benzanilide
CAS Registry Number: 93-98-1
CAS Name: N-Phenylbenzamide
Additional Names: N-benzoylaniline
Molecular Formula: C13H11NO
Molecular Weight: 197.23
Percent Composition: C 79.17%, H 5.62%, N 7.10%, O 8.11%
Line Formula: C6H5CONHC6H5
Literature References: Prepd by the treatment of aniline with benzoic acid: Hübner, Ann. 208, 291 (1881); Nägeli, Bull. Soc. Chim. [3] 11, 892 (1894); Webb, Org. Synth. 7, 6 (1927); coll. vol. I (2nd ed., 1941) p 82.
Properties: Leaflets from alc. d 1.315. mp 163°. Sublimes. Distills without decompn. bp10 117-119°. Absorption spectrum: Crymble, J. Chem. Soc. 99, 459 (1911). Insoluble in water. One gram dissolves in 60 ml alc, 7 ml boiling alc. Slightly sol in ether.
Melting point: mp 163°
Boiling point: bp10 117-119°
Density: d 1.315
Use: Manuf dyes and perfumes.
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CAS number 93-98-1 YesY
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Molecular formula C13H11NO
Molar mass 197.23 g mol−1
Density 1.314 g/cm3
Melting point 162−164 °C
Solubility in water insoluble
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Flash point 141 °C; 286 °F; 414 K
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Benzanilide or N-phenylbenzamide is a simple amide. Commercially available, it may be prepared by reacting benzoic acid and aniline directly.[1]