what is an adduct ?

Asked by sweety | 20th Oct, 2015, 08:44: PM

Expert Answer:

The formation of new chemical species AB by direct combination of two separate molecular entities A and B in such a way that there is change in connectivity, but no loss, of atoms within the moieties A and B.

The reaction of Grignard reagent to the carbonyl group is  a nucleophilic addition to form an adduct.

 

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 21st Oct, 2015, 08:50: AM

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