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Wed April 18, 2012 By: Aishwarya Joshi
 

what is meant by D-exchange in carbonyl compounds when they are treated with OD-/D2O?

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Wed April 18, 2012
When a carbonyl compound is treated with OD- in D2O all H?'s (and only the H?'s) are exchanged for deuterium.
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