CBSE - XII Science - Chemistry - Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
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In a crossed aldol reaction, two different carbonyl compounds are applied. If both carbonyl compounds contain an ? hydrogen atom, both may act as electrophilic carbonyl compound, as well as nucleophilic enol or enolate. A simple reaction is given below:
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