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  1. umpolungnoun

    The chemical modification of a functional group with the aim of the reversal of polarity of that group.

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  1. Umpolung

    Umpolung or polarity inversion in organic chemistry is the chemical modification of a functional group with the aim of the reversal of polarity of that group. This modification allows secondary reactions of this functional group that would otherwise not be possible. The concept was introduced by D. Seebach and E.J. Corey. Polarity analysis during retrosynthetic analysis tells a chemist when umpolung tactics are required to synthesize a target molecule.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of umpolung in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of umpolung in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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