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pina·col re·arrange·ment

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  1. pinacol rearrangementnoun

    A class of rearrangement reaction in which a 1,2-diol is converted into a ketone; especially the case of the conversion of pinacol into pinacolone


  1. Pinacol rearrangement

    The pinacol rearrangement or pinacol–pinacolone rearrangement is a method for converting a 1,2-diol to a carbonyl compound in organic chemistry. This 1,2-rearrangement takes place under acidic conditions. The name of the reaction comes from the rearrangement of pinacol to pinacolone. This reaction was first described by Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig in 1860.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pinacol rearrangement in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pinacol rearrangement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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