FunctionalGroupPrioritiesinNomenclature

FunctionalGroupPrioritiesinNomenclature - alkoxy halide...

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Summary of Functional Group Nomenclature Suffix When Name When Functional Group Main Group Substituent carboxylic acid -oic acid carboxy ester -oate alkoxycarbonyl amide -amide amido nitrile -nitrile cyano aldehyde -al formyl ketone -one oxo alcohol -ol hydroxyl amine -amine amino alkene -ene alkenyl alkyne -yne alkynyl alkane -ane alkyl ether
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Unformatted text preview: alkoxy halide halo These functional groups are listed in order of decreasing priority. In a muti-functional compound, the functional group closest to the top of the list will be the parent compound and others are listed as substituents on the main chain of the parent....
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