Unformatted text preview: the tetrahedral intermediate. The carbonyl reforms with loss of the alcoxy group to make the b-keto ester. Example of a Claisen condensation: This is an example of an intramolecular Claisen reaction, called a Dieckmann condensation....
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2008 for the course CHEM 261 taught by Professor Austell during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
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