Should this be named as 2-(N-methyl)butanamine or 2-(methylamino)butane?
In other words, do we name the compound as 'alkanamine' or treat amino group as a substituent of butane?
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It should be N-methyl-2-butanamine. Amine is treated as a functional group attached. So we write it as alkanamine as it is the only functional group here.
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