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Sun August 28, 2011 By: Piyush Das

Why alkylamines are stronger base than arylamines?

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Mon August 29, 2011
 presence of the aromatic ring in arylamines decreases the alkalinity of the amine, The unshared ellectron pair of electron on nitrogen atom is present in conjucation with the benzene ring and becomes less available for protonation because of resonance.
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